Five years after its launch, 3M ESPE’s Protemp™ 4 Temporization Material still exceeds all expectations: worldwide, more than ten million provisionals have been produced with the bis-acrylic composite indicated for short- and long-term temporization. This is just another proof that the material offers the reliability and quality needed for this highly decisive step in the process of an indirect restorative treatment.
Seefeld, May 2013 – In 2013, the Express™ XT Intra-oral Syringe received the red dot award for product design 2013. The intra-oral single-use syringe for VPS impression materials are designed for precise application of wash materials in the patient’s mouth. The procedure is simplified due to easy loading and dispensing and a slim, ergonomic shape for optimal intra-oral handling. Now, its excellent design has been honoured by an international expert jury consisting of 37 renowned professionals.
Seefeld, May 2013 – In 2013, the 3M™ ESPE™ Astringent Retraction Paste received the red dot award for product design 2013. The paste comes in an ergonomic capsule for direct application of the material into the sulcus, allowing for effective mechanical retraction of the gingiva prior to impression taking or direct restorative procedures. Now, its excellent design has been honoured by an international expert jury consisting of 37 renowned professionals.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – (February, 2013) –3M ESPE has been named the most innovative company in the worldwide dental industry for the eighth consecutive year, based on new product approvals and international patents. The Anaheim Group, distributor of Dental Fax Weekly, published the finding in its 2012 Dental Industry Review.
In November 2011, 22 participants from 18 countries attended the Espertise™ Talent Award. The winners: Ana Milheiro, DDS (ACTA, the Netherlands) in the category Scientific Research and Dr. Anne-Katrin Lührs (MHH, Germany) in Clinical Work.
The winners of the award: Dr. Ana Milheiro, Yaprak Calli, Dr. Anne-Katrin Lührs, Marco Gresnigt (f.l.t.r.).
November 2011, Seefeld, Germany.
For the sixth year in a row, 3M ESPE ranks as the most innovative company in the worldwide dental industry, according to the 2010 Dental Industry Review conducted by The Anaheim Group, distributors of Dental Fax Weekly.