PPG Optical Products is comprised of the following businesses:
Optical Materials: PPG is a leading producer of optical grade monomers used in the manufacture of ophthalmic lenses.
Trivex® lens material
Tribrid™ lens material
Hi-Gard® lens coating
Intercast Europe srl.: PPG acquired Intercast Europe, S.r.L. and related manufacturing operations in Thailand in May 2006. Intercast Europe is a leading manufacturer of sunlenses, including NXT® performance sunlenses made with Trivex® material.
Performance Sheet Solutions: PPG manufacturers optical sheets for the consumer electronics, industrial process instrumentation, barcode scanners / optical filters, welding cover plate, and nuclear track detector industries.
Transitions Optical, Inc. : Transitions Optical, a majority-owned subsidiary of PPG located in Pinellas Park, FL, manufactures Transitions® lenses, the leading plastic photochromic lens in the world.