What is it?
Zirconium oxide is a ceramic material found in industry and medicine.
How can I avoid it?
Avoidance requires reading the product labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and, on occasion, communication with the manufacturer.
- Bone cement used as a radiopaque material to fix metal implants
- Ceramic glazes
- Dental bridges and crowns
- Metal implants
- Priming and explosive mixtures
- Textile water repellent
Other names for Zirconium (IV) Oxide: