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Composites (in dentistry)

Similar term(s): composite fillings, dental composites, white fillings, resin fillings.

Definition:

Composites are tooth-colored filling materials made of resin reinforced with silica or porcelain particles.

They are used in dentistry as one of several alternatives to dental amalgams.

Source: GreenFacts

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Composites are typically hardened using light Composites are typically hardened using light
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GreenFacts Summary on Tooth filling materials Dental amalgams & alternative materials:

Translation(s):

Deutsch: Komposite (in der Zahnmedizin)
Español: Composites (en odontología)
Français: Composites (en dentisterie)

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