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Use of metal base dental prostheses is accompanied by not only wear due to biomechanical loads that occur during the process of chewing, but also by corrosive wear occurring in aggressive oral environment. Corrosive wear of metal elements of prosthesis may result in excluding it from further use by the occurrence of allergic or even carcinogenic reactions in patient, resulting from the release of toxic metal ions into the body. A common practice in prosthetic laboratories used in order to reduce production costs of dental prostheses is using so-called post-production scrap to subsequent castings. This scrap constitute the elements of casting channels, defectively made skeletons of prostheses or metal residues after prosthetic treatment. Use of post-production scrap to manufacture components to fulfill such high performance criteria (presence of complex biomechanical loads), and in particular taking into account the evaluation of biocompatibility, is the subject of discussion not only in the environment of scientists, but also the producers of dental alloys. The aim of the study was to investigate resistance to corrosive wear of dental cobalt alloy containing post-production scrap. The commercial dental alloy Wironit extra-hard with cobalt matrix has been used in this research. The study was based on a conducted polarity by means of potentiodynamic method in a solution of artificial saliva. Tested alloy samples, containing different percentage intake of post-production scrap, were cast by two casting methods - centrifugal and vacuum-pressure. Average values of parameters of Wironit extra - hard alloy resistance to corrosive wear: corrosion potential - E-cor, corrosion current Icor, polarisation resistance R-pol and pitting potential - E-pit were determined. In order to assess alloy surface after corrosion microscopic observation was made. The results of research confirm high resistance of alloy to corrosive wear in environment of artificial saliva. Castings made using centrifugal methods provide lower current density in the passive state than those carried out by vacuum - pressure method, which suggests greater durability of passive layer confirmed by analysis of microstructure of samples after corrosion. Determination of correlation between content of post-production scrap and resistance to corrosion is ambiguous.