Zirconium dioxide is an inert material that can be modified during manufacture to exhibit certain unique properties.
Several of these properties can be exploited to benefit patients.
MEL Chemicals manufacturers zirconium phosphate materials.
MEL manufacturers the MELox® 3Y range of materials, for dental prosthesis. They are high strength materials with the necessary aesthetic properties to match the individuals’ teeth.
The MELoxTM range has the necessary strength, biocompatibility and low toxicity to make them useful as bioimplants.