Day: December 19, 2022

A dental filling substance called dental amalgam is used to repair cavities brought on by tooth decay

Dental amalgam is a combination of metals made up of powdered silver, tin, and copper alloy and liquid (elemental) mercury. Elements of mercury make up around half (50%) of dental amalgam by weight. The silver, copper, and tin alloy particles can react and bond with the chemical characteristics of elemental Continue Reading