dishwashing liquid soap safe for cleaning optics?

Started Jun 16, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Not safe.

EOS_GUY wrote:

Is it safe to use dishwashing liquid soap in cleaning lenses?

Stay away from Detergents. They can contain Oils, Fragrances, Sulfates, Dyes, etc etc.

Like has been recommended, get a bottle of lens cleaner formulated for Coated Lenses.

Personally, I like using the Zeiss Lens Tissues (premoistened) for the tough stuff (fingerprints, etc).

R2

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