Eco-Friendly Dentistry: Open Wide and Say ‘Green’

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About eight years ago, attorney and eco entrepreneur Ina Pockrass and her husband, Fred, a dentist, opened what came to be described as the first green dental practice in the U.S.

Through their business in Berkeley, Calif., the Transcendentist, they pioneered practices that have become a comprehensive model for environmentally responsible dentistry. The concept has been a hit with patients from the onset, though some professionals have had a hard time wrapping their heads around the idea.

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Laura L. Barnes is ISTC's Sustainability Information Curator and Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLPPR). She also created and authors Environmental News Bits (
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