Now Open | Sanitize your eyewear, jewelry and phones at the airport

Opticwash is the world's first automated kiosk dedicated to cleaning and sanitizing eyewar, jewlery and cellphones. 

February 21, 2024

George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) have introduced a cutting-edge amenity that's set to redefine cleanliness on-the-go. Opticwash, the world's first automated kiosk dedicated to cleaning and sanitizing eyewear, jewelry, and water-resistant smartphones, has made its debut, offering travelers a fast, affordable, and convenient solution to keep their personal items in pristine condition.

Opticwash: The Future of On-the-Go Cleaning | Opticwash is not your typical cleaning service; it's a high-tech solution that utilizes cutting-edge technology to deliver unparalleled results. Designed for speed, efficiency, and effectiveness, Opticwash guarantees to kill 99% of all bacteria on your eyewear, jewelry, or water-resistant smartphones. What sets Opticwash apart is its commitment to preserving your items – it doesn't use chemicals or heat, ensuring a safe and scratch-free cleaning process.

Green Cleaning at Your Fingertips | The kiosk is entirely chemical-free, relying solely on pure water (reverse osmosis without chemicals) and low pressure to clean eyewear, jewelry, and water-resistant cell phones. This commitment to green cleaning aligns with the commitment of Houston Airports to engage in sustainable and eco-friendly practices.

Fast, Flexible, and Affordable | Opticwash is designed with the modern traveler in mind. Accepting cash, credit, debit, and smartphone wallet payments, it provides a flexible payment solution for all passengers. The entire cleaning process takes just under 2 minutes, costs $5 and ensures a quick turnaround for travelers on tight schedules. 

Transforming the Passenger Experience | Opticwash kiosks are strategically placed within the terminals, providing a convenient option for passengers to refresh their belongings before departure or during layovers. Next time you travel through IAH or HOU, take a moment to experience the future of on-the-go cleaning with Opticwash – because your journey deserves to be clean, safe, and efficient.


  • Near Gate A2 

  • Near Gate A7

  • Between Gates A26 and A25

  • Across form Gate A17


  • Near iShoppes Duty Free and Dior and escalators 


  • Pre-Security near escalators, elevators, and TSA Screening 

  • Near Gate 44

  • Between Gates 24 and 25

  • Between Gates 2 and 3

  • West Concourse- Across from Chick-fi-la