Tag Archives: Effects of Mercury

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Package an Old Amalgam Separator After Upgrading to a M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS

It is becoming well known that high-maintenance, high-cost amalgam separators, like the common filter type amalgam separators, are non-compliant due to the lack of required maintenance on these systems. When a Local Control Group inspects your Dental Practice, you could find that your old amalgam separator to be non-compliant as it may not meet their […]

Does Your Amalgam Separator Work for You, or Do You Work for It? Being an Environmentally Friendly Dental Practice

Dental Practices with a M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS have a return on investment from a marketing perspective by promoting themselves as an Environmentally Friendly Dental Practice. Every Dental Professional who has a LibertyBOSS installed in their practice is considered environmentally friendly, as they have chosen to install an amalgam separator independently studied to be proven Best Available […]

“Why,” “Who,” “When,” “What” and “How” ”; Questions about the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: “Who” will be Regulating and Implementing the Amalgam Separator Regulation

Thank you for following the M.A.R.S Blog Series on the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation. You may have already read the first two Blogs of this series “Introduction to the EPA Amalgam Separator Compliance Blog Series” and ““Why” Dental Practices Require Amalgam Separators.” The third Blog of this series will be discussing who will be responsible […]

“Why,” “Who,” “When,” “What” and “How”; Questions about the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: “Why” Dental Practices Require Amalgam Separators

Thank you for following us on Part Two of our Blog Series to help Dental Professionals navigate the tricky road to EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation and amalgam separator compliance. As mentioned in our previous Blog, “Introduction to the EPA Amalgam Separator Compliance Blog Series”, we will be discussing why Dental Practices are now becoming regulated […]

“Why,” “Who,” “When,” “What” and “How;” Questions that Dental Practices Should Ask About the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: Introduction to the EPA Amalgam Separator Compliance Blog Series

Since the EPA released their Regulation on amalgam separators, the Dental Practices have had many questions regarding the Regulation, without many reliable sources to answer these concerns. M.A.R.S has found with the lack of reliable sources has resulted in the distortion in the interpretation of the EPA Regulation. The absence of information means many Dental Professionals […]

Certified Amalgam Separator Specialist Jason Buyukozer

EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: Circulating Misinformation about Amalgam Separator Requirements – Part 1 “Grandfathering”

The battle to enlighten the Dental Industry on the truth about the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation and what is expected from Dental Practices seems to be an uphill battle. Distortion and cherry picking of phrases from the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation have been advertised heavily throughout the Dental Industry, further confusing the requirements from Dental […]

M.A.R.S Bio-Med is Attending the Ohio Dental Association Annual Session – Come Talk to Our Experts

M.A.R.S Bio-Med is excited to be attending the Ohio Dental Association Annual Session September 14th – 17th, 2017!   This year we are right at the entrance of the Exhibit Hall, Booth 100. Recently, it has been brought to the attention of M.A.R.S Bio-Med that there has been misinformation and misunderstandings about the EPA Regulation. […]

Solids Collectors and the Role They Play in Amalgam Separation

M.A.R.S Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer explains the role of Solids Collectors, and its importance to filter based amalgam separators. He then explains the Best Available Technology is the LibertyBOSS, in that it doesn’t need a solids collector, nor regular maintenance, and will not expose you to methyl mercury. Video transcript: Hi, I’m Jason Buyukozer, the […]

Acadia vs LibertyBOSS: The Long Term Cost of “FREE” – Expensive Filter Changes

Experiencing expensive filter changes with the Air Techniques Acadia? You aren’t the only one, M.A.R.S Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer guides you through the struggles of having a “free” filter based amalgam separator.   Expensive Filter Changes with the Air Techniques Acadia This video is of a Dental Practice in Markham, Ontario. They were experiencing expensive […]

What American Dentists Need to Know About the New EPA Regulation

The EPA Regulation for Amalgam Separators is being sent to print today! Which means starting July 14th, 2017 dental practices in the United States will require having an amalgam separator by July 14th, 2020, at the latest. As the regulation has passed and being sent to print, you will find that Privately/Publicly Owned Treatment Works […]

EPA Lawsuit

EPA Lawsuit by the NRDC has Success in Reinstating Regulations on Mercury Disposal

EPA Lawsuit by the NRDC has success in reinstating regulations on mercury being released into American water systems by dental offices.   EPA Lawsuit is the Result of New Leadership Soon after the newly elected United States President Donald Trump, took office he appointed Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Pruitt is […]

Preventative Maintenance on the Apavia AVTmax Amalgam Separator

  M.A.R.S Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer shares preventative maintenance tips for the Apavia AVTmax Amalgam Separator.   Video Transcript: Hello, I’m Jason Buyukozer, the Technical Specialist at M.A.R.S Bio-Med. Today’s Preventative Maintenance Course we will be talking about the Apavia AVTmax [Amalgam Separator] and a TTech West Eco-Star. You may have had DentalEz Amalgam HoG. […]

The Removal of an Eco II for a LibertyBOSS Amalgam Separator

M.A.R.S Bio-Med Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer demonstrates the improper installation of an amalgam separator (Eco II) and then the proper installation (LibertyBOSS). This video was taken in a dental practice in Montreal, Quebec. They were tired of spending $100/month on a service contract with their Eco II. M.A.R.S was contacted after the doctor met us […]

S&D Amalgam Collector

Preventative Maintenance Course of the R&D Amalgam Collector

M.A.R.S Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer guides you through the proper procedure of maintaining your R&D Amalgam Collector.     Video Transcript: Hello, this is Jason Buyukozer from M.A.R.S Bio-Med. Today’s Preventative Maintenance Course we will be talking about the R&D Amalgam Collector. How this system works is, your inlet is here from your operatories and […]

Preventative Maintenance of SolmeteX Hg5

    Hello, my name is Jason, and I am the Technical Specialist at M.A.R.S Bio-Med, today’s preventative maintenance course is talking about the SolmeteX Hg5 amalgam separators. What I am going to do is inform you on the manufacturer’s required maintenance. The city of Toronto did a study, they found that 70% of amalgam […]

Exciting News from M.A.R.S Regarding our Latest Success in the Dental Industry

Leaders in the Dental Industry M.A.R.S has some exciting news after many conversations, much time and effort. M.A.R.S is very proud and excited to announce that we have become a new Vendor to NDC Dental. NDC Dental is a huge provider for the dental industry. This is a group of over 50 individual Dental and Medical Distributors who […]