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Reviewing M.A.R.S’ EPA Regulation Flowchart – Compliant Amalgam Separators

Our blog series on the EPA Regulation Flowchart continues, breaking down the information you need to keep your office in compliance. So far, we have discussed; – Exemptions – Compliance Deadlines – Compliance Reports Today, we will be reviewing Compliant Amalgam Separators, what is expected and what you should know. Compliant Amalgam Separators There is […]

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Reviewing M.A.R.S’ EPA Regulation Flowchart -“One-Time” Compliance Reports

Thank you for following us to Part Three of our blog series on Reviewing M.A.R.S’ EPA Regulation Flowchart. Our first two segments were on the Compliance Dates and Installation Deadlines. Today, we will be discussing Compliance Reports and the time frame in which you are required to submit and resubmit the forms to your regulators. […]

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Reviewing M.A.R.S’ EPA Regulation Flowchart – Installation Deadlines

Thank you for following M.A.R.S’ blog series on the breakdown of our EPA Regulation Flowchart. In 2017, M.A.R.S created this flowchart to make the 94 page EPA Regulation much easier to understand and more accessible to the entire Dental Industry. Our last blog release discussed who requires amalgam separators and which offices are exempt from […]

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Reviewing M.A.R.S’ EPA Regulation Flowchart – Who is Exempt?

The new EPA Regulation has most of the Dental and Water Treatment Industries confused about what is expected and how to remain compliant. M.A.R.S Bio-Med is always doing what we can to provide the Dental Industry with easy to understand information that can assist with their compliance. M.A.R.S has taken the 94 page EPA Regulation […]

M.A.R.S’ Adventures through March – Holistic/Biological Dentistry Part 2

Today, Kim and Jason are off to two Holistic and Biological Dental Societies. Being environmental, all members of the Holistic Dental Association and the International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology already have an amalgam separator. M.A.R.S attends these conferences to support and help inform Dental Professionals how to save money on their amalgam separation […]

M.A.R.S’ Adventures through March – Pacific Dental Conference Part 1

During the month of March, M.A.R.S will be chronicling our amazing and exciting journey. The first adventure this month was the opportunity of being a guest speaker during the 35th Annual Industrial Waste & Pretreatment Conference in Charlottesville, Virginia. M.A.R.S was honoured when we were asked to supply our compliance expert, Jason Buyukozer, to help […]

M.A.R.S’ Time with the Suffolk County Dental Society

Last week, M.A.R.S spent time in Ohio with both our Trusted Distributors and the Keely Dental Society. This week, M.A.R.S had the privilege to educate Dental Professionals on their EPA amalgam separator compliance once again. Because of the introduction made by Johnny Yuen of Dental Fix, the Suffolk County Dental Society had asked our Amalgam […]

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M.A.R.S Offers the Sad Truth About the Dangers of the False Upgrade Offer

The Dangers of the False Upgrade Offer will attempt to burst a hole in the marketing strategy of one amalgam separator manufacturer by helping determine if the implied “upgrade” is true or if there are underlying reasons for the deceit. An upgrade is an action of improving or increasing the standard or quality of a […]

What you Need to Know to Comply with the EPA Dental Rule

On July 14th, 2017 the EPA Dental Rule (Regulation) was released, requiring Dental Practices to have an ISO 11143 amalgam separator, use of a non-oxidizing evacuation line cleaner with the pH range of 6-8, as well as properly disposal of the dental waste. The amalgam separator will need to be maintained to manufacturer’s specifications (i.e., […]

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M.A.R.S Amalgam Separator Compliance Upcoming Educational Courses

M.A.R.S Bio-Med is proud to be the in-demand amalgam separator and amalgam separator compliance experts in the Dental Industry. The year of 2019 M.A.R.S has already book 3 months of continuous training courses between Dental Service/Supply Companies, Water Treatment Plants, and Dental Societies/Associations. We are not only growing as a manufacturer of the best amalgam […]

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 […]