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 compliance. Since the regulation was sent to print July 14th, 2017 there has been a substantial release of conflicting information on the EPA Regulation, confusing Dental Professionals and potentially leaving many of them non-compliant. The purpose of this blog is to show Dental Professionals that even reliable sources can make mistakes. Please click on the link below to learn more about the accidental misinformation released about the EPA Regulation.
Please see the photo below for an accurate flow chart of the EPA Regulation