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IVOCLAR VIVADENT refines grindings, bench sweeps, polishings and metal scraps. Upon receipt, the scrap is weighed...See more by two people using calibrated scales accurate to .001 oz. The material items and weights are checked against any information the customer provides; the customer is advised of any significant discrepancies. A customer receipt and process control forms are generated and, for traceability, a date and time stamp is applied on the receipt and a visual inspection is performed. Ivoclar uses the traditional fire assay and materials are burnt, milled, screened and blended, resulting in completely homogeneous samples for analysis. Oversize material after screening is melted and sampled.
WIELAND DENTAL SYSTEMS' Reflex Dimension One is a new single-layer ceramic that offers a simple technique whether...See more you're doing single layer or premium buildups. It offers improved chroma, natural-looking opalescence and fluorescence, and 3D Shade Modules that enable creative, customized combinations.
IVOCLAR VIVADENT introduces the new IPS e.max Press Impulse line of ingots. Increasing the range of esthetic applications...See more and featuring all the benefits of the original IPS e.max Press lithium disilicate, the new Impulse ingots include three Value-shaded ingots in an intermediate translucency and two Opal ingots. IPS e.max Impulse ingots expand the restorative possibilities for smile design cases and are ideal for enamel replacement with minimally invasive preparations. The Opal ingots provide technicians with a high level of natural opalescence to beautifully mimic the look of natural dentition.
The dental laboratory market will continue to shrink. More than half of all laboratory owners are over 55 and 40% plan to retire in the next decade.
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