ceramic implants - Zirconium: metal or ceramic?
Production of zirconium ceramic = zirconia = ZrO2. Zirconium ceramic is obtained through a reductive clorination (Kroll process). At the end of this process, one can obtain zirconium powder. ZIRCONIA is a powder that is used as pigment for white paints, and also in the abrasives. At room temperature presents a monoclínic phase.Get Price