GT FLEX GREEN - the World's First 100% Compostable, Plant-Based Material for Clear Aligners & Retainers
GT FLEX ® GREEN is a new family of eco-friendly bio-polymers designed specifically for clear aligners and retainers.
Each GT FLEX ® GREEN formulation is made from 100% GMO-free plants, is 100% compostable, and is 100% free of traditional plastics. With an ease-of-use and functionality comparable to premium thermoforming plastics, our patent-pending GT FLEX ® GREEN materials represent a powerful new option for helping us all move together toward a greener clear aligner industry.
A Complete, Eco-Friendly Cycle
GT FLEX ® GREEN is part of an eco-friendly cycle in which 100% of the waste is composted to help create new soil, which helps to grow new plants, which help to make more GT FLEX ® GREEN.
Super Strong, Super Flexible, Super Clear
Like GT FLEX ® ORIGINAL, PRO, and MAX – our premium *plastic* materials for aligners and retainers, used by hundreds of thousands of happy dentists and patients worldwide – GT FLEX ® GREEN delivers world-class material properties, optimized for clear aligners and retainers.
|Clear Aligner Material||Flexural Modulus of Elasticity|
|GT FLEX MAX 30% MORE FLEXIBLE||< 180,000|
|GT FLEX PRO 20% MORE FLEXIBLE||200,000|
|GT FLEX GREEN FLEXIBLE||240,000|
|GT FLEX ORIGINAL FLEXIBLE||250,000|
|Clear Aligner Material||IZOD Impact Strength|
|GT FLEX GREEN 50x STRONGER (>95)||> 95|
|GT FLEX MAX 50x STRONGER (>95)||> 95|
|GT FLEX PRO 10x STRONGER||18.4|
|GT FLEX ORIGINAL STRONG||1.9|
|Clear Aligner Material||Light Transmission|
|GT FLEX MAX CLEAR||Above 85%|
|GT FLEX GREEN SUPER CLEAR||Above 90%|
|GT FLEX PRO SUPER CLEAR||92%|
|GT FLEX ORIGINAL SUPER CLEAR||93%|
Works with Existing Production
Although it’s a brand new family of materials, GT FLEX ® GREEN works with the exact same equipment and methods that you already use with traditional thermoforming plastics. There’s no need to purchase any new equipment or learn new techniques. To use GT FLEX ® GREEN, all you have to do is buy it.
100% Plant-Based and Plastics-Free
Made from GMO-free plants, GT FLEX ® GREEN is eco-friendly and the option for patients concerned about exposure to plastics. It’s BPA-free, latex-free, phthalate-free, and gluten-free.
Eco-Friendly and Food-Safe
GT FLEX ® GREEN is compliant with EU (EC No. 10/2011), USA (FDA 21 CFR) and China (GB 9685-2016) standards for food-contact materials; EN13432 and ASTM D6400 standards for industrial composting; REACH (EU); EN16785-1 & ASTM D6866 standards for 100% bio-based materials.
Ready to Get Started with GT FLEX ® GREEN?
We’re in the middle of conducting clinical validation worldwide. If you’d like to know when GT FLEX ® GREEN is available to purchase or if you’d like to help out with the clinical testing…
About Good Fit
40 Years of Experience with Dental Thermoplastics
The team at Good Fit Technologies has over 40 years of experience with dental thermoplastics, developing new materials and devices designed to help you provide faster, better dentistry. We're proud to offer GT FLEX and GT TOUGH as part of our portfolio of unique thermoplastics solutions for dentistry.
FDA, CE, and More
Good Fit conducts its primary business operations from its own, FDA-registered and -inspected facilities in the U.S. Good Fit's products have the FDA certifications required for sale in the U.S., CE certifications required for sale in Europe, and additional certifications for sale in other regions throughout the world.
The Good Fit products are available through Good Fit Technologies in the U.S. and through our family of distribution partners worldwide.
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