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Northeast eclipse glasses safe

Northeast eclipse glasses safe

Amazon is refunding customer purchases for protective solar eclipse glasses that it hasn't been able to confirm come from a reputable manufacturer, according to a safety notification from the company.

As August 21 nears, scammers are flooding the market with fake solar eclipse glasses. "We recommend that you DO NOT use this product to view the sun or the eclipse". At least a dozen KGW viewers said they received notices from Amazon Saturday. With the date quickly approaching, and many stores selling out, people are wondering where to buy eclipse safety glasses. Call ahead to ensure they still have glasses.

Safe viewing glasses are available free to the public at the Centennial Library and the Downtown Library, 301 W. Missouri Ave., Midland.

Fayetteville Public Library - The library is giving away the glasses while supplies last during an eclipse prep event on Sunday (Aug. 13) from 1:30-4 p.m.

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Amazon is issuing full refunds.

You can find the glasses at online vendors including EclipseGlasses.com, Celestron, Explore Scientific and Meade Instruments.

Anyone who is concerned about their eclipse glasses but did not receive an email about the recall can reach out to Amazon customer service for a refund. NASA also released a list of suggested manufacturers and retailers.

A shop steward for Local 2665, the union that includes Cedar Hill Firefighters, said they ordered about 250 glasses from Amazon to hand out.


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