We are proud to be an environmentally conscious office! We are committed to make changes in our office that reduce our environmental impact. We have taken steps and have an action plan to become more eco-friendly.
Earth Friendly Action Plan
- Reduce disposable products and practice waste.
- Use environmentally friendly products.
- We have replaced paper patient charts with digital charts.
- We have eliminated our chemical xray processor and film to replace it with low radiation digital radiography.
- We use digital intraoral and extraoral cameras which also eliminate chemical processing of film and reduce paper use.
- We use steam sterilization and have eliminated toxic cold-sterile solutions.
- Utilize low energy florescent lighting.
- We have waterless hand sanitizers throughout the office.
- Installed an amalgam separator to remove amalgam waste from our wastewater
- We use text and email reminders eliminating post card reminders.
- We make CAD CAM crowns in office eliminating wasteful impressions and transportation to and from the lab.
- We have installed occupancy sensors to turn off lights in rooms when noone is in the room.