Here are some of the latest innovations about to hit the market. To find out more, visit the websites listed or complete the Reader Service Card in this issue.
The evo820 quality management system was founded by dental industry professionals to provide dental laboratories a pathway to regulatory compliance through practical and affordable implementation of a comprehensive framework. These policies and procedures were specifically designed for the CAD/CAM dental laboratory in mind.
ArgenZ HT+ Zirconia
Argen’s innovative ArgenZ HT+ hybrid zirconia material delivers 45% translucency with a strength of 1200 MPa—nearly 200 MPa over industry standards while achieving 5% more translucency. Needing only one sintering cycle, it allows dental laboratories to increase workflow efficiency and simultaneously process both it and ArgenZ Anterior Super Translucent Zirconia together at 1500°C.
Planmeca Emerald Intraoral Scanner
E4D Technologies is launching a digital impression scanner this summer. The Planmeca Emerald is a small, lightweight, ergonomically designed scanner that quickly captures accurate, vibrant color images in real time. Seamless autoclavable tips prevent cross-infection, and automatic fog prevention and camera lock tips allow for continuous scanning.