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Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: SolmeteX Hg5® – Part 3 Maintenance, Disposal, and Notes

Today we will be covering the maintenance of the SolmeteX units, the disposal of their filters and any additional notes missed by our previous blogs. The required service, maintenance, and inspections of amalgam separators can be confusing for some, to further complicate the matter, many amalgam separators have a lengthy and continuously changing user manuals. […]

You Can Win a Prize by Reading this Blog: Highlighting Possible Discussion Points of Blogs to Come

Every week we release a blog on subjects that are actively on the mind of Dental Professionals in North America. As the industry and information changes, so do the content of our blogs. Today we will be highlighting possible discussion points of blogs to come. The North American Dental Industry is a vast network of conflicting opinions, […]

Buying Amalgam Separators: When “FREE” Is NOT so Free

Today’s blog will be discussing the dangers of falling for “free” amalgam separators and helping Dental Professionals make the right ecological and economic purchases for their practice. The cutoff date for EPA Regulation compliance is looming, and many Doctors are unsure what they should do to become compliant. Most Dental Professionals have the goal of […]

M.A.R.S Now Invades the 2018 Florida Dental Convention – Part 2 – Compliance Consults

Part two of the 2018 Florida Dental Convention blog series starts off where we left off on Friday. Introducing Trusted M.A.R.S Distributor based in Florida, On Site Rescue. Today, On Site Rescue and M.A.R.S were working together, offering Compliance Consults to Dental Professionals in the Orlando area. Each of these offices falls into one of […]

NOW is the Time to Consider EPA Compliance – Part 3: Why Choose M.A.R.S?

Thank you for following this three-part Blog Series on when to consider becoming compliant with the EPA Regulation. If you are following this blog, you have most likely determined that you would want to inquire further about the EPA Compliance. Part One of this series focused on presenting you with how to determine your local […]

NOW is the Time to Consider EPA Compliance – Part 2: Being Informed

Thank you for following this Blog Series on the information required when considering EPA compliance. Our last blog spoke about who to contact when finding your local requirements. Today we will be outlining the questions and answers you need to make an informed decision on the amalgam separator that will suit the needs of your […]

NOW is the Time to Consider EPA Compliance – Part 1: Being Proactive

M.A.R.S Bio-Med has a wealth of knowledge on amalgam separators, evacuation line cleaners, and the EPA Regulation. A knowledge base we wish to share with our Trusted Distributors and the Dental Industry. To assist Dental Professionals in understanding the “Dental Rule” and ensuring their compliance, we have created this blog to lay out the questions […]

M.A.R.S has Invaded the Chicago Mid-Winter Dental Conference!!!

Dental Professionals at the Chicago Mid-Winter cannot get enough of M.A.R.S!!! With the looming Amalgam Separator Regulation, M.A.R.S has been the hit of the Chicago Mid-Winter. The excellent and educational Product Stage, hosted by Tricia Osuna RDH, BSDH, FAADH, allowed M.A.R.S to present the EPA Regulation in a clear and open manner. Never before has Dental Professionals […]

M.A.R.S Introduces Easy EPA Compliance with the M.A.R.S Amalgam Separator Upgrade Kit

M.A.R.S Bio-Med is proud to release the Amalgam Separator Upgrade Kit, the easier way to guarantee EPA compliance and save Dentists money. There are two standard Upgrade Kits; the Wet-Vacuum Kit, for dental practices with a wet-vacuum and the Dry-Vacuum Kit for dental practices with a dry vacuum. In addition to making compliance and installation […]

What May be Okay to Sell, May NOT be Compliant to Use Evacuation Line Cleaner; Part 3

Thank you for following our three-part Blog series on non-compliant evacuation line cleaners. If you have not read Part One of this three-part Blog series, we discussed many evacuation line cleaners currently available on the market which are non-compliant due to the passing of the EPA Regulation. Part Two of this Blog examined how you could […]

Evacuation Line Cleaners

What May be Okay to Sell, May NOT be Compliant to Use- Evacuation Line Cleaners; Part 2

In Part 1 of this three-part Blog series, we discussed many evacuation line cleaners currently available on the market are non-compliant due to the passing of the EPA Regulation. Part Two of this Blog series will be considering how you can determine if the evacuation line cleaner you are using is safe and compliant.   […]

What May be Okay to Sell, May NOT be Compliant to Use- Evacuation Line Cleaners; Part 1

The EPA Regulation has had many manufacturers of infection control products on their toes. From amalgam separators to evacuation line cleaners, some companies should be making drastic changes to their products to meet the minimum standards of the EPA Regulations and Local Control Groups. This Three-Part Blog Series will be discussing why you can still […]

How Creative Marketing is Leaving you Non-Compliant- Part Two: Understanding Advertised Service Schedules of Some Amalgam Separator Manufacturers

If you have been following this blog series, you will know our topic of discussion is the creative marketing of some amalgam separator manufacturers. Some Amalgam Separator Manufacturers’ Creative Marketing “M.A.R.S Bio-Med is proud to announce we have developed a car that can travel the distance around the earth on one tank of gas … […]

The M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS will be Replacing the Current Top Selling Amalgam Separator in the Tri-State Area

M.A.R.S had a fantastic response from Dental Professionals at the Greater New York Dental Meeting in the Tri-State Area this past week. Not only were Dentists astonished about the quality of our products and the vast knowledge of our company, but so were Dental Supply/Service companies.   Tri-State Area Dentists For the longest time, the […]

Does Your Technician Know How to Keep Your Practice Compliant?

Dental Professionals can all agree; it is hard to find trusted allies who are looking out for your best interest in the Dental Industry. Above all, dentistry is a business, we are all striving to succeed, and it is the matter of finding the right partnerships to allow each participant to assist each other in […]

Five Things Most Amalgam Separator Manufacturers Don’t Want You to Know- Part 3

Thank you for following our blog series on Five Things Amalgam Separator Manufacturers Do Not Want You to Know.   So far we have discussed; #1 – Not All ISO Tested Amalgam Separators Work #2 – Replacement Filters are Over Priced #3 – Misleading Amalgam Separator Service Lives and Maintenance   The last segment of […]

Five Things Most Amalgam Separator Manufacturers Don’t Want You to Know- Part 2

Thank you for following our blog on the Five Things Most Amalgam Separator Manufacturers Don’t Want You to Know. Part two of this blog series will be discussing misleading amalgam separator service lives and maintenance. M.A.R.S hopes part two of this blog series will help Dental Professionals see through the marketing of some amalgam separator […]

Even Reliable Sources are Known to Make Mistakes; Misinformation About the EPA Regulation

The EPA Regulation on amalgam separators is a long and somewhat confusing document that requires an extensive knowledge of mercury amalgam and amalgam separators. M.A.R.S applauds any organization, government group or company that attempts to supply the Dental Industry with an easy to understand explanation of what is expected from Dental Practices to guarantee their […]

Five Things Most Amalgam Separator Manufacturers Don’t Want You to Know- Part 1

The Dental Industry has been inundated with misinformation about amalgam separators, the EPA Regulation, and Local Requirements. Many large amalgam separator manufacturers have been releasing incorrect information to possibly mislead or persuade the public’s opinion on their product. This blog series will be discussing the five things most amalgam separator manufacturers don’t want you to […]