The Alginate Impression Material by 3M ESPE is a chromatic alginate impression material used to make preliminary impressions of the dental arches for the fabrication of indirect prostheses and other purposes. They are manufactured by 3M’s trusted technology and deliver reliable impressions. This alginate impression material is biocompatible in accordance with ISO 10993 International Safety Testing Standards. It is mint flavoured to increase patient comfort while making impressions. The impressions made used 3M Alginate have excellent reproducibility and resistance to tear.