Ceramic Industry

Ross Named NSL Analytical Manufacturer's Rep (posted 6/29/09)

June 29, 2009

Steve Ross has joined forces with NSL Analytical Services, Inc. as a manufacturer’s representative to the optical industry. With over 30 years of experience in the optical industry, Ross is the former owner of Midwest Optical Laboratories and a past president of the Optical Laboratories Association.

“It is really great to have Steve join our team to promote our testing services,” said Larry Somrack, president of NSL. “We have been searching for an individual with optical industry expertise that could represent NSL Analytical's testing services. Steve is well-respected in the industry and understands the testing needs of the optical manufacturers.”

“I’m very happy to be joining NSL Analytical and am excited about the new testing options that are available to the optical industry,” said Ross.

As an accredited ISO/IEC 17025 scientific commercial testing laboratory, NSL Analytical was recently selected as the preferred testing laboratory of The Vision Council. NSL Analytical’s ophthalmic testing services include complete lens testing for abrasion, coating characterization, cross hatch adhesion, accelerated exposure, optical properties and more. The company's frame and accessories testing services include chemical resistance, mechanical properties, and lead testing in compliance with CPSC requirements, as well as ISO, ANSI and ASTM tests.

For more information, call (800) 497-6752, e-mail lsomrack@nslanalytical.com or visit www.nslanalytical.com.