COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Online retailer Amazon has had to issue recalls on some solar eclipse glasses after the third-party sellers could not verify the authenticity of the product.
Notices came via email over the weekend, reported Portland, OR news station KGW, who said their photographers received the note for their solar lens filter.
The company's statement reads:
NASA says in order to properly view the Aug. 21 eclipse, you'll need a special pair of glasses certified by ISO and manufactured by these NASA-approved companies:
- American Paper Optics
- Rainbow Symphony
- Thousand Oaks Optical
- TSE 17
- Here is a list of reputable vendors of solar filters and viewers.