Bausch + Lomb To Make Contact Lens in The United States

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Bausch_Lomb_2010Bausch + Lomb, a Valeant PharmaceuticalInternational Inc. company, will invest $106 million to expand its core manufacturing and distribution services in Rochester, New York, for a brand new contact lens line. The company’s decision will help keep 1,050 jobs in the Finger Lakes region and create an additional 100 new jobs.

Bausch + Lomb’s project involves the installation of two new, state-of-the-art manufacturing lines for the production of contact lens. A substantial amount of interior building renovation and new infrastructure additions will also take place. Full Story