Since 1895, Swarovski’s work has been characterised by groundbreaking innovations in crystal expertise – from Daniel Swarovski’s invention of a crystal-cutting machine to the iconic Aurora Borealis crystal cut. In 2012, we unveiled our latest crystal innovation: Advanced Crystal – a dramatic change to the DNA of our crystal.
THE NEW DNA OF CRYSTAL
Advanced Crystal is an innovative,
lead-free* formula which is patented by Swarovski in the US, Japan and 16
Following 12 years of intensive research, all Swarovski crystal is now produced to the Advanced Crystal standard – this includes the crystals used in our jewelry and lighting.
Advanced Crystal has raised the bar for quality and sustainability in the industry, offering our customers crystal of the highest quality, whilst ensuring our products meet and surpass legislation, regulations and industry standards. As a result of Advanced Crystal, Swarovski now leads the industry in sustainable crystal composition.
*Crystal glass and all other materials containing 0.009% lead or less.