Tag Archives: EPA

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 […]

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 Three: Honest Advertising (Verifying Information Yourself)

Our final installment of this blog series is about honest advertising, so we decided to post an entirely honest statement from our advertising.   Misleading Honest Advertising “The M.A.R.S LibertyBOSS can service a 3 chair Dental Practice with NO Maintenance, NO Filters, NO inspections and GUARANTEED Compliance for 3 years.” In the two previous blogs of […]

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 […]

It Has Never Been so Easy to Upgrade Your Amalgam Separator

Many Dentists who already have an amalgam separator in their practice are coming to the realization the filter based system installed by their service company is high maintenance and costing them hundreds or even thousands of dollars a year. With the release of the EPA Regulation, many amalgam separator manufacturers are now heavily advertising to 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 […]

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 […]

“Why,” “Who,” “When,” “What” and “How”; Questions about the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: “How” to Guarantee Compliance Part 2

  The last segment of this Blog Series is a continuation of our ““How” to Guarantee Compliance with the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation. In our previous blog, we discussed how Dental Practices without amalgam separators could choose the right system to ensure their compliance. This blog is focused on those Dental Practices who already have […]

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

Thank you for following the M.A.R.S Blog Series on the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation. You may have already read the first four blogs of this series; “Introduction to the EPA Amalgam Separator Compliance Blog Series” – ““Why” Dental Practices Require Amalgam Separators” – ““Who” will be Regulating and Implementing the Amalgam Separator Regulation” – “”When” Dental […]

“Why,” “Who,” “When,” “What” and “How”; Questions About the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation: “When” Dental Practices are Expected to Comply

Thank you for following the M.A.R.S Blog Series on the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation. You may have already read the first three Blogs of this series “Introduction to the EPA Amalgam Separator Compliance Blog Series,” “Why” Dental Practices Require Amalgam Separators and “Who” Will Be Regulating and Implementing the Amalgam Separator Regulation. The fourth Blog of […]

“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 […]

How to NOT Become a Part of the 70% of Non-Compliant Dental Practices with an Amalgam Separator – Part 1

A major city in Canada completed a survey to inspect the compliance of amalgam separators, a requirement in Dental Practices for well over a decade. The city’s survey has found that 70% of amalgam separators do not receive the required maintenance, making them non-compliant dental practices. The lack of service is due to the fact […]

Dentaltown’s Podcast Dentistry Uncensored with Howard Farran on the EPA Regulation

Dentaltown’s Podcast Dentistry Uncensored with Howard Farran interviewed M.A.R.S Bio-Med’s Technical Specialist Jason Buyukozer about the EPA Amalgam Separator Regulations.     M.A.R.S Bio-Med is always proud when we are asked to share our knowledge about the Amalgam Separator Industry. After reading about our company and our products, Dr. Howard Farran contacted M.A.R.S to have […]

Most Accurate Understanding of the US EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation

Today we will be highlighting 3 Vlogs from M.A.R.S Bio-Med that discuss the US EPA Amalgam Separator Regulation. These three blogs will assist any Dental Practice in understanding why they need an amalgam separator, what is expected by the EPA and Water Treatment Plants and the easiest way to become compliant. The US EPA Amalgam […]

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 […]