Table 1: List of the surveyed monomers (found in materials’ safety data sheet and various studies of these resin composites and proposed to manufacturers) that resin composites can contain.

 Monomer
 (abbreviation)
 Monomer (detailed chemical name)
 Bisphenol A 2,2-bis(4-hydroxyphényl)propane
 Bis-GMA 2,2-bis[4-(3-methacryloxy-2-hydroxypropoxy)phenyl]propane
 PC Bis-GMA Polycarbonate-modified bis-GMA
 Bis-DMA 2,2-bis-(4-(méthacryloxy) phenyl) propane
 Bis-EMA or EBPADMA Ethoxylated bisphenol-A glycol dimethacrylate
 Bis-MPEPP or BPEDMA Bisphenol A polyethoxy dimethacrylate or 2,2-bis(4-methacryloxy poly-ethoxyphenyl)propane
 UDMA Urethane dimethacrylate or 1,6-di(methacryloyloxyethylcarbamoyl)-3,3,5-trimethylhexan
 TEGDMA Triethylene glycol dimethacrylate
 HEMA Hydroxyethyl methacrylate
 HEDMA Hexane diol dimethacrylate or 2-hydroxyethyl dimethacrylate
 TMPTMA Trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate
 4-MET 4-methacryloxyethyl trimellitic acid
 IBMA Isobutyl methacrylate

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