‘Something To Smile About’ : Halifax Oral Care Company Gets Funding For ‘Breakthrough’ Product

IR Scientific Inc.’s Sensi-IP provides relief to those with sensitive teeth.

A Halifax-based company is getting a $500,000 repayable contribution through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) to move forward with a new product that provides relief to those with sensitive teeth.

IR Scientific Inc. chief scientist, Dr. Daniel Boyd said Sensi-IP can be added to toothpaste, oral rinses, mouthwash or tooth varnish, and it completely degrades in water after use.

“It’s a breakthrough technology that’s engineered to treat the pain associated with dentin hypersensitivity by doing something cool,” he explained at the Wednesday morning announcement.”

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