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  1. 2. <ul><li>In this tutorial you will learn: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What Hu-Friedy’s Environdent Recycling Program is. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How the NEW Environdent Program works. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How to utilize the Environdent Program. </li></ul></ul>The NEW Environdent
  2. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Hu-Friedy is proud to sponsor the 15 th year of the Environdent Program, an environmentally friendly way to recycle your old, broken, or retipped instruments </li></ul><ul><li>Your participation in Environdent yields multiple benefits both for the environment and your practice </li></ul><ul><li>When you participate in Environdent, you remove the instruments from your practice that are no longer usable, keeping them out of landfills. </li></ul>
  3. 4. Recycling Made Easy <ul><li>The new Environdent Program is now easier and more effective – with no purchase required! </li></ul>
  4. 5. How It Works <ul><li>Send your used, broken or retipped instruments to the recycling center </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Any brand and any type of hand instrument will be accepted </li></ul></ul><ul><li>For every 12 instruments recycled, you’ll receive a FREE Hu-Friedy instrument </li></ul><ul><li>NO PURCHASE REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><li>Environdent participants will also receive exclusive Hu-Friedy offers </li></ul>
  5. 6. Where does the metal go? <ul><li>The Environdent program recycles over 3 tons of metal every year – over 130,000 instruments in 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>It does NOT go into making new instruments – Hu-Friedy only uses medical grade stainless steel for instruments </li></ul><ul><li>The metal finds a new life in the manufacture of things such as lamp posts, car bumpers, bridges and more </li></ul>
  6. 7. Getting Started is Easy <ul><li>To order your FREE kit contact Hu-Friedy at </li></ul><ul><li>1-800-HU-FRIEDY </li></ul><ul><ul><li>HF-115 – Environdent Kit (U.S) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HF-115C – Environdent Kit (Canada) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Our pre-packaged kit includes step-by-step instructions, order form plus disposal and shipping materials </li></ul><ul><li>Enroll in Environdent today and start benefitting the environment and your practice! </li></ul>
  7. 8. What Can Be Recycled <ul><li>Scalers/Curettes </li></ul><ul><li>Explorers </li></ul><ul><li>Expros </li></ul><ul><li>Probes </li></ul><ul><li>Dressing Pliers </li></ul><ul><li>Mirrors/Mirror Handles </li></ul><ul><li>Piezo tips </li></ul><ul><li>Restorative Instruments </li></ul><ul><li>Endodontic Instruments </li></ul><ul><li>Forceps </li></ul><ul><li>and more… </li></ul>
  8. 9. Program Details <ul><li>Order HF-115 Recycling Kit </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kit includes box & redemption order form </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Recycle 12 used instruments of any brand </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Prepare 12 used/old/broken/retipped instruments for shipment to Environdent Recycling Center </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wrap or secure instruments to prevent instrument rattle during shipment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IMPORTANT: All instruments must be cleaned and sterilized according to CDC guidelines before shipment. A processed sterilization indicator test strip in a plastic bag along with the instruments or a sealed sterilization pouch is required </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Program Details <ul><li>Enclose completed redemption order form in Environdent box </li></ul><ul><li>Ship package to Environdent Recycling Center (pre-addressed box) </li></ul><ul><li>Hu-Friedy Customer Service team processes redemption order form </li></ul><ul><li>Customer receives a FREE Hu-Friedy instrument (up to $40 value!) </li></ul>
  10. 11. FAQ’s <ul><li>Q: How do I get started with Environdent? </li></ul><ul><li>A: Order part code HF-115 which includes step-by-step instructions, order form and shipping box. </li></ul><ul><li>Q: Can I get a free instrument if I recycle 12 used instruments through the Environdent Program? </li></ul><ul><li>A: Yes! Recycle 12 used/old/broken instruments of any brand and earn a FREE Hu-Friedy instrument of your choice! (up to $40 value!) </li></ul><ul><li>Q: Do I need to purchase from Hu-Friedy in order to receive my free instrument? </li></ul><ul><li>A: No, there is no purchase required to receive your free instrument </li></ul><ul><li>Q: Can I recycle any brand of dental instruments? </li></ul><ul><li>A: Yes! Send us any brand of 12 used, old, broken, or retipped instruments. </li></ul>
  11. 12. FAQ’s <ul><li>Q: Where do I ship my recycled instruments? </li></ul><ul><li>A: The HF-115 Kit comes with a pre-addressed shipping box which will be sent to a recycling center. Customers should clean and sterilize all instruments according to CDC guidelines prior to shipping. </li></ul><ul><li>Q: How do I receive my free instrument? </li></ul><ul><li>A: The HF-115 Kit includes an order form that will provide an area for customers to select the instrument of their choice, and provide customer information. Hu-Friedy will process the free instrument request once it is received by the recycler. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Qualifying Question <ul><li>Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Hu-Friedy’s Environdent Recycling Program . </li></ul><ul><li>To earn your Hu-Points towards a product evaluation, please exit and answer the following question on the Member Resources Page: </li></ul><ul><li>Is a purchase from Hu-Friedy required in order to receive a free instrument through Environdent? </li></ul><ul><li>Yes – 6 scalers must be purchased </li></ul><ul><li>Yes – 12 scalers must be purchased </li></ul><ul><li>Yes – 24 scalers must be purchased </li></ul><ul><li>No </li></ul>