Tag Archives: Amalgam

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 1 Installation and General Operation

Today we begin the user manual breakdown of the last amalgam separator on our list, the R&D Amalgam Collector. R&D is an amalgam separator manufacturer out of Seattle, created by Dr. Ross Fraker and Deanna Borden in the mid-90s. Currently, R&D has three models of amalgam separators to accommodate different sized Dental Practices. Thank you […]

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 […]

LB1 has landed at the Ohio Dental Association 2018 Meeting

M.A.R.S Bio-Med and our Trusted Distributors are excited for the 2018 Ohio Dental Association Meeting. Between the anticipated arrival of LB1, the CE Courses being taught by M.A.R.S and the hundreds of dollars’ worth of prizes, no one can contain their excitement!!! Trusted M.A.R.S Distributors Our followers know, M.A.R.S is very selective about who we […]

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 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 […]


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 […]

Amalgam Separator User Manual Breakdown – Introduction

Understanding the user manual of your amalgam separator is important. M.A.R.S Bio-Med knows that the topic of amalgam separators can be confusing to many Dental Professionals. There is a lot of information available on the subject, with very little authority to help sort through which data is the right one to follow. One section of […]

The LibertyBOSS’ Journey to the Nova Scotia Dental Association Annual Meeting – Part 2

Today’s blog is a record of our incredibly successful trip to the Nova Scotia Dental Association Annual Meeting in beautiful Nova Scotia. Our success not only measured in our professional accomplishments but rather our total experience in Nova Scotia and its people. Sadly, today marks our last full day here in Nova Scotia, but it will […]

M.A.R.S Bio-Med’s Annual Training with Patterson Dental Ottawa

For those of you who follow our blogs, you are aware of our close relationship with our Trusted Distributors. This morning began the annual training session of Patterson Dental Canada’s Ottawa Branch. Today’s meeting was not quite the same format M.A.R.S experienced during our training with Patterson’s Western Branches. Ottawa’s Branch Manager, Mark Michael, has […]

Make an Informed Decision with the M.A.R.S Amalgam Separator User Manual Guide

M.A.R.S strives to be the beacon of information for the Dental Industry regarding the EPA Regulation, the user manual,  amalgam separators, and evacuation line cleaners. M.A.R.S finds those who make an informed decision about their compliance often chooses the best available technology in amalgam separations, the M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS. There are many different types of amalgam […]

Conference and Event Season – Keeping Up with M.A.R.S Bio-Med

It is conference and event season for us, so the next coming weeks is going to be a very busy time for M.A.R.S and our team. We have several fantastic conferences and events that we will either be attending or have a Trusted Distributor representing us and our products.  Today’s blog will be giving a brief […]

evacuation line cleaner

The M.A.R.S Difference: Evacuation Line Cleaner

Today’s blog of this series will be speaking about one of the most accessible forms of preventative maintenance an office can do for their equipment, the use of the right evacuation line cleaner. This is the last blog of the M.A.R.S Difference series, learning how our well trained Trusted Distributors can save you money, keep you […]

The M.A.R.S Difference: Amalgam Separator Maintenance Part 2

Today’s blog is a continuation of our last blog on illustrating amalgam separator maintenance the importance of knowing the advantages, disadvantages, maintenance, inspections and failure points of each amalgam separator. Today we will be just focusing on one of the worse infractions committed by a non-M.A.R.S Certified Amalgam Separator Specialist. Below is the most recent […]

The M.A.R.S Difference: Amalgam Separator Maintenance Part 1

Thank you for following this Blog Series on The M.A.R.S Difference, highlighting the advantage of using a M.A.R.S Certified Technician and amalgam separator maintenance. Our last blog discussed how our Trusted Distributors could save your office by having the specialized training to keep your office compliant with your local regulations. Today, we will be illustrating […]

Annual Spring Meeting

M.A.R.S Invades the Ontario Dental Association’s 2018 Annual Spring Meeting – Part 2: Trusted Distributor’s Events and Promotions

The ODA’s Annual Spring Meeting is here again, and M.A.R.S could not be more excited about this 2018 event!!! Our first blog leading up to this conference offered a brief description of the Trusted M.A.R.S Distributors attending the Annual Spring Meeting this year. Today we will be highlighting the events and promotions of each of those […]

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 […]

The Training Sessions After the Pacific Dental Conference- Part 5

M.A.R.S’ journey training Patterson Dental Canada’s West Coast Branches ended in Calgary, with multiple training sessions, working with both Sales Representatives and Service Technicians. Our last blog spoke about the Calgary Branch’s management, Robert Czerwonka (Branch Manager), and Brad Unger (Service Manager). Today’s blog will be focusing on the time our Technical Specialist, Jason Buyukozer […]