All Gauze Sponges
All Gauze Sponges are layers of cotton, woven into a cheese cloth appearance. Their loose weave allows for a good grip and creates a mildly abrasive surface ideal for instrument cleaning. These sponges can be used in many applications.
• Simple yet effective
Richmond Dental’s Purified Cotton Products Earn DPS Best Product Awards
Richmond Dental & Medical, a division of Barnhardt Manufacturing Co., is committed to manufacturing high quality made-in-the-USA...Read More
Quality Matters: Richmond Dental Celebrates 125 Years of Excellence
By combining superior materials with up-to-date manufacturing techniques in an FDA-registered facility, Richmond Dental & Medical produces...Read More
Ensure Patient and Clinician Safety with Top-Quality Products from Richmond
PPE and infection control have always been a top priority for those in the dental profession. While...Read More
The Cotton Purification Process for Our Products
Most people aren't interested in thinking about a product's origin. The products are taken for granted, without any knowledge of how they actually came to be. With dental products, it's much the same. However, since many of these products were born in a cotton field, taking a moment to consider...Read More
Nonwovens Vs. Woven Sponge (Gauze) Fabrics
The world of fabrics can be overwhelming, especially when you start to dig into the details. There are a variety of questions: How are fabrics made? How does production affect their capabilities? Which fabric works best for a specific application? Today we’ll answer some of these questions, breaking down the...Read More
Confused about which sponge is right for your practice?
Richmond Dental & Medical has been a manufacturer of cotton products for over 114 years and our parent company, Barnhardt Manufacturing Company is a manufacturer and provider of bleached cotton for the medical and dental industry worldwide. Because of this vertical integration we have unique knowledge, experience and expertise in the manufacturing and selection criteria of dental and medical sponges. This comprehensive reference guide has been developed at the request of dental professionals to clear up any possible confusion and assist you when making your sponge selection. Click here to download the...Read More
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