American Photonics Buy Back Program
American Photonics is offering a credit for qualified use Zinc Selenide High Powered Optics or free disposal of any stressed Zinc Selenide Optics. Due to its hazardous material regulations, All Zinc Selenide (ZnSe) products must be disposed of properly. All lenses shipped to APC will be inspected for stress.
Stress may result from spatter, over pressure or over-tightening while mounting. Any lens found to be free of stress are eligible for our Buy Back Program and you will received a credit for these items. All stress lenses will be disposed of at no cost to you.
It's easy to participate in our Buy Back Program. Just send us your High-Power Lenses and we will do the rest. Proper handling and packaging is important and will reduce the possibility of cracking or chipping during shipping. Please use proper materials and care when shipping items. If you do not have proper packaging, contact us and we will assist you. Each stress-free lens will receive a $10 credit.