Tag Archives: Amalgam Separator Filters

M.A.R.S’ Adventures through March Conference – Virginia, Vancouver, Atlanta, and Tampa

M.A.R.S has a very exciting March this year! We have two conferences, two educational speaking events, and training many of our Trusted Distributors throughout British Columbia and Calgary. Today we will be outlining these events; then as they unfold, we will be writing about them in more detail in the blogs to come this month. […]

Are You Getting the Service You Paid For? Amalgam Separator Inspection

We are back! Thank you for those of you who patiently waited for the next installment of the blog series “Are You Getting the Service You Paid For?” The last segment spoke about the record keeping required by your staff. Today we will be reviewing the amalgam separator inspection of the top six amalgam separators […]

M.A.R.S Invades the Yankee Dental Congress for the First Time! Day 1 and 2

The first two days of the Yankee Dental Congress was a massive success! M.A.R.S can easily say, so far, the Yankee Dental Congress has been our most successful conference to date. As predicted, the Dental Professionals of Massachusetts found M.A.R.S to be a breath of fresh air, as they have been looking for a filterless […]

Are You Getting the Service You Paid For? The Costs of a Non-compliant Amalgam Separator

M.A.R.S often shares the unknown fact that amalgam separator maintenance is regularly neglected; causing damage to equipment, costing Dental Practices money, and leaving them non-compliant. Dental Supply and Service Compliances that do not take it upon themselves to learn about compliance and proper maintenance of an amalgam separator is providing a disservice to their customers. […]

M.A.R.S Offers the Sad Truth about the Dangers of the False Upgrade Offer Part 3- A True Upgrade

M.A.R.S hopes the first two segments (The Dangers of the False Upgrade Offer and Behind the False Upgrade) of this blog series got Dental Professionals thinking about the commonly misused term of “Upgrade” in the Dental Industry. We are, in no way, saying that there are not honest companies offering better products and services. What […]

M.A.R.S Offers the Sad Truth about the Dangers of the False Upgrade Offer Part 2- Behind the False Upgrade

The marketing industry is one made of half-truths and whole lies. The first segment of this blog series spoke about an old filtered based amalgam separator manufacturer who had come across troubles when competitors created aftermarket filters to fit on their system. Today, we will be highlighting their “solution” to gain their clientele back. The […]

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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 […]

Why do Filtered Amalgam Separators Clog and Fill so Easily?

M.A.R.S Bio-Med avoids many of the design flaws made by filtered based amalgam separators, opting for a filterless and maintenance free amalgam separator. Almost all filter based amalgam separators follow the same design principal, leaving many Dental Professionals asking why do they clog and fill so easily? Today’s blog will be providing a simple answer […]

M.A.R.S Answers the Question “What is an Amalgam Separator?” – Part 2

The new EPA Regulation has many Dental Professionals puzzled, and looking for more answers on their compliance. M.A.R.S has released many blogs in the past regarding the EPA Regulation, who will be regulating Dental Practices, and how to maintain amalgam separators. What M.A.R.S has not done yet, was a blog to explain what an amalgam […]

M.A.R.S Answers the Question “What is an Amalgam Separator?” – Part 1

The mounting EPA Regulation has Dental Professionals asking the same question, “What is an Amalgam Separator?” The answer to this question is both simple and complicated, as there are common misconceptions of what amalgam separators do and how they function. Unfortunately, there has been a release of conflicting misinformation, a problem M.A.R.S would like to […]

Fifteen Minute Upgrade to the M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS Amalgam Separator

Today, we will be reviewing the installation of a LibertyBOSS using the Wet Upgrade Kit from M.A.R.S Bio-Med. The M.A.R.S Upgrade Kit supplies everything needed for a Dental Practice to upgrade their office to a LibertyBOSS.   The M.A.R.S Upgrade Kits were created to provide everyone access to the NO maintenance, NO Inspection, NO filter, […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown R&D Amalgam Collector: Part 2 Maintenance and Disposal

The blog series on the user manuals of the top six amalgam separators in North America, as being the longest in M.A.R.S history. We have completed a total of eighteen blogs, including this one, providing simple explanations and highlighting important information in the user manuals of amalgam separators. Our end note is the maintenance and […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: Air Techniques Acadia – Part 6 Disposal

We have nearly reached the end of the segment on the Air Techniques Acadia amalgam separator. So far we have reviewed the Pre-Installation, Assembly, Installation, Inspection, Troubleshooting and the Maintenance of this unit. The proper handling and disposal procedures of the Air Techniques is the last to be reviewed. For those of you following this […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: Air Techniques Acadia – Part 4 Troubleshooting

Moving along our Blog Series on how to read the User manuals of the Top Six Amalgam Separators sold in North America. We are down to our second last amalgam separator, the Air Techniques Acadia. So far we have reviewed the Pre-Installation, Assembly, Installation, and Inspection of this unit. What is left to review on […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown Air Techniques Acadia: Part 3 Inspection

Welcome back on this journey to learning how to read the User Manuals of the top six amalgam separators sold in North America. Our first segment started with the amalgam separator that requires the least amount of work, maintenance or inspection, the M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS. Before we took some time off this blog series to write […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown Air Techniques Acadia: Part 2 Installation

Today we will be continuing the installation segment for the Air Techniques Acadia brand of amalgam separators. Part 1 of this blog highlighted the recommendations for the pre-installation and assembly of their Acadia amalgam separator. Thank you for following us on this journey to learning how to read the User Manuals of the top six […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown Air Techniques Acadia: Part 1 Pre-Installation

Today we will be reviewing the Air Techniques Acadia, an amalgam separator that was created by one of the largest manufacturers of mechanical room equipment. Though this system is due to be replaced by its predecessor “Acadia Plus,” constant delays in its released still leaves their current model as the Acadia. Thank you for following us […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: Metasys Eco II – Part 2 Inspection, Maintenance, and Disposal

Today we will be continuing part two of the Metasys brand of amalgam separators. Part 1 of this blog highlighted the recommendations for the installation of the Eco II system. Thank you for following us on this journey to learning how to read the User Manuals of the top six amalgam separators sold in North […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: Metasys Eco II – Part 1 Installation

Today we will be reviewing a European amalgam separator out of Austria, the Metasys Eco II, and Eco II Tandem. Thank you for following us on this journey to learning how to read the User Manuals of the top six amalgam separators sold in North America. Our last segment started with the amalgam separator that […]

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Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown: Crosstex Syclone – Part 3 Maintenance, Disposal, and Notes

We will be continuing part three of the Crosstex Syclone amalgam separators. Part 1 of this blog highlighted the recommendations for the installation of the many different private labels of the Crosstex Syclone amalgam separators on the market. Part 2 explained the required WEEKLY inspection and troubleshooting suggestions from Crosstex on their brand of amalgam […]