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Glowhite reveals a brand-new external aerosol suctioning device for dental practices

20-07-2020

Glowhite has revealed a brand-new aerosol suctioning device for dental practices. The device is especially designed to inhibit the amount of harmful substances dispersed in the air during procedures, benefitting both dentists and patients. In the year 2020, the need for innovative hygiene measures is greater than ever before. When aerosols are …

The universal alternative to decontamination with phosphoric acid

16-07-2020

Phosphoric acid is not only used for etching enamel and dentin surfaces within dental bonding procedures but also frequently as an intra and extra-oral cleaning agent for tooth structure and dental restorations. But is phosphoric acid always the right choice? Direct restorations Many bonding procedures are performed using self-etch adhesive …

Straumann Group invests in DrSmile

15-07-2020

The Straumann Group has signed an agreement with DrSmile, one of the fastest-growing providers of orthodontic treatment solutions in Europe, that will enable both companies to unlock significant further potential in the market for aesthetic dentistry. In return for initial purchase consideration, Straumann will receive a majority stake in DrSmile …

Free webinar on creative utilisation of 3D printing technology

14-07-2020

The webinar will approach 3D printing in dentistry from a different perspective. Commonly, dentists use the technology for fabricating dental prosthetics and appliances. However, the webinar invites you to view the 3D design and 3D printing as potential solutions to a wide range of issues and problems not limited to clinical operations. Course …

The use of copper film in innovating face masks

14-07-2020

R&F Chemical, a South Korean company that makes differentiated resin and film, tapped into using copper film in innovating personal protective equipment (PPE). They created Magicopper line that offers antiviral copper film products such as copper mask, copper PPE, and copper face shield to name some. The products were tested by FITI Research …