Silicone materials used for high fidelity dental applications

A wide range of silicone materials used for high fidelity dental impression and laboratory duplication applications

Dental silicone materials are about high fidelity, reliable reproduction and impressions made in a very short period of curing time. With more than 20 years of experience in dental industry, Elkem Silicones offers tin-free innovations and tailor-made silicones solutions manufactured in a state-of-the-art environment. 

Elkem Silicones is exclusively a private label and B-to-B supplier. We develop and manufacture high-quality dental materials using our own technology, which ensures high fidelity, reliable impression and reproduction in a short period of time. By sourcing internally some key raw materials, we bring a high level of hydrophilicity, high thixotropy but high fluidity under shear, and friendly handling during use. 

Our products are manufactured in controlled environment workshops, under the control of internal and external quality assurance, such as ISO 9001.

Elkem Silicone’s range of silicone Elastomers (RTVs) provides a variety of benefits in the following applications :  

Dental impression (also known as VPS)

Our large range of Silbione™ impression materials offers a very high level of hydrophilicity, high thixotropy but are very fluid under shear, which makes them easy to handle during use. We cover all VPS technologies ranging from kneadable putties for the first impression to light bodies for an accurate second impression.  

In addition, our silicone experts are able to develop tailor-made grades matching your performance or brand requirements (adjusted kinetics, viscosity, color, etc.)

Dental Laboratory duplication 

Bluesil™ RTV Silicone Elastomers are widely used in dental laboratories to duplicate dental gypsum models and feature :

  • Low viscosity for easy molding and degassing 
  • Complete range with wide variety of hardness 
  • High elasticity and tear strength
  • Tailor-made grades matching specific needs 

Learn more about our Silbione™ ranges of dental solutions by downloading our flyer. 

At Elkem Silicones, we are dedicated people located around the globe, committed to your success. Whether you are looking for a product recommendation, for customized silicone solutions, or for regulatory support, we have the people in place when and where you want them. If you have a medical device related project, contact us and our experts will be there to help.