Zinc Polycarboxylate Cement

Zinc Polycarboxylate Cement

This cement builds on the proven performance of zinc polycarboxylate cements.

 In addition to the excellent biocompatibility inherent in such cements it has enhanced mechanical strength and erosion resistance due to the addition of sodium fluoride.

FeaturesBenefits
Contains a high level of fluoride Helping prevent the build up of plaque
Easy mixing To reduce surgery time
Adhesive to enamel, dentine and non precious metals Wide range of uses
Contains no phosphoric acid Minimal puplal reaction
Radiopaque Shows clearly under x-ray

 

Product indications

  • Cementation of crowns and bridges
  • Cementation of inlays and onlays
  • Orthodontic cementation of bands and brackets
  • Base or lining material under composite, amalgam or glass ionomer
  • Temporary filling material

 

Typical properties

Working TimeNet Setting TimeCompressive StrengthFilm Thickness
ISO 9917:2007 Classes 4.2 a & b 2.5 mins – 8 mins 50MPa Minimum 25μm
Zinc Polycarboxylate Cement 3 mins 35 secs 5 mins 96MPa 15μm

 

Shelflife

5 years from the date of manufacture when supplied in AHL’s standard packaging. (078XPL)
2 years from the date of manufacture when supplied in AHL’s standard packaging. (079X1)

 

Ordering information

Available inCode
90g Powder/30ml Liquid 078XPL
Water Mix type (Anhydrous) 50g   079X1

 

More information about the product is available in Product Data Sheet here.

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