In the braces arena, we've been a proven leader in the orthodontic industry for over 60 years. 3M Unitek produced the first stainless steel brackets, the first adhesive pre-coated brackets, colour-changing bonding adhesive and true self-ligating brackets. We put our expertise to work for you in every set of braces we manufacture – all backed by our unwavering commitment to excellent customer service and the highest quality products.
Main innovations made by 3M Unitek
First stainless steel bracket
Nitinol wires – The first worldwide
Transbond™ Adhesives – Start of a full range of uncompromising adhesives
APC™ Adhesives – still unique today
Clarity™ Ceramic Brackets – today‘s market leader in ceramic brackets