Question Asked on 8/11/2015

Why do some universal adhesives require a separate self- or dual-cure activator?

Answer Response by Dr. Suh on 8/11/2015

Most Universal Adhesives contain an excessive amount of water and remain acidic, even after solvent evaporation, and thus too acidic/ hydrophilic and permeable. They are not compatible with self-cure or dual-cure resin materials without a separate self-cure activator due to this acidity.


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