Polymer-based restorative materials
 

Table 3: Water sorption and water solubility for the materials, in microgram per cubic millimeters. (Shade A3, if available).

 

Comment:  The requirement for water sorption is maximum 40 micrograms per cubic millimetres. Only one material did not comply with this requirement (marked with red in the table).
The requirement for water solubility is maximum 7,5 micrograms per cubic millimetres. All materials tested complied with this requirement.

 

The requirement for:

  • water sorption is maximum 40 μg/mm3
  • water solubility is maximum 7,5 μg/mm3

 

ProductWater sorption
(μg/mm3)
Water solubility
(μg/mm3)
4U141,8
Admira23-1,4
Amaris (shade O3)21-0,7
Amaris (shade TN)220,6
Amelogen Plus24-0,9
Artemis, Enamel240,4
Beautifil24-0,3
Ceram X duo Enamel (shade E2)140,6
Ceram X duo Dentin (shade D3)130,1
Ceram X mono150,8
Charisma240,8
Charisma flow122,1
Clearfil Majesty Posterior PLT9-0,9
Durafill VS174,1
Els extra low shrinkage11-0,7
Enamel Plus HRi, Dentin15-0,7
Esthet X141
Filtek Silorane8-4,1
Filtek Supreme271,6
Filtek Supreme XT27-0,3
Filtek Supreme XTE310,5
Filtek Z25020-2,6
GC Kalore21-0,1
Gradia Direct Anterior26-1,5
Grandio10-0,9
Grandio SO11-0,2
Heliomolar220,1
Helio Progress230,3
Herculite XRV Ultra200
Ice110,3
IPS Empress Direct16-0,9
Latitude14-1,4
Nanosit20-1,2
Premise Enamel19-0,1
sdr191,2
Spectrum TPH 3140,5
Synergy D614-0,7
Tetric EvoCeram17-2,3
Tetric EvoFlow210,1
Venus20-0,3
Venus Diamond121,2
Wave202,2
X-flow587
Ælite Esthetic Enamel211,8