While the EPA ruling makes installing an amalgam separator mandatory, paying for one is most definitely not! As many of you know, a new EPA rule requires all dental practices to install amalgam separators and recycle the waste annually.
A separator can cost $850(1) or more but the SCDA has arranged for its dentists to receive a FREE amalgam separator when signing up for DRNA’s low-cost recycling service with a 3 or 5-year service agreement.(2)
(1) Retail price of the unit has, from time to time, been less because of promotions.
(2) Receive a free unit when you sign a 3- or 5-year recycling agreement at $500/year for the BU10-5 and $750/year for the BU10-30, inclusive of all costs.