Industries in which lead lined products used

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Radiation shielding used to protect people and the environment from harmful effects of radiation. Lead lined products are of great importance for radiation protection and used worldwide in several facilities. Medi-Ray is devoted to innovation in lead metal technology. Since 1974, Medi-Ray has been the largest supplier of radio-pharmaceutical shipping containers. For any further enquiry or to get free quotes, call at 877-898-3003 / 914-979-2740 or fax at 914-337-4620. You can send e-mails at sales@mediray.com. Visit http://www.mediray.com/ for more information.

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Industries in which lead lined products used

  1. 1. Industries in which lead lined products used Tel: ​877-898-3003, ​914-979-2740 E-Mail: sales@mediray.com www.mediray.com
  2. 2. Radiation shielding used to protect people and the environment from harmful effects of radiation. Lead lined products are of great importance for radiation protection and used worldwide in several facilities.
  3. 3. In which industries are these lead lined products used? • Radiation shielding is necessary because people in various fields may be exposed to worrying levels of radiation that may damage skin tissues and cause hazardous diseases like cancer. • The equipment in medical fields like x-ray equipment, thyroid equipment etc. is covered with masses of lead to patients from radiation overexposure.
  4. 4. In medical field • Lead lined products are used in medical fields like dental equipment, x-ray machines, vetinary etc. This ensures safety for the patients and staff who work frequently with them.
  5. 5. Nuclear medicine accessories • Nuclear medicine accessories are used to hold nuclear medicines are made with lead lining products. Also syringes used to hold these medicines are shielded with lead.
  6. 6. Shipping containers • Shipping containers that hold radioactive active materials are also shielded with lead to ensure safety while transportation.
  7. 7. In nuclear power industries • In nuclear power industries, to protect the workers and environment from powerful gamma and neutron radiation, lead shielding is vigorously used.
  8. 8. In defence industries • Many lead products like lead plates and lead bricks are used in defence industries like submarines where nuclear power is used.
  9. 9. In construction industry • Lead sheets and other lead products are used in construction industry to best suit ant radiation issues.
  10. 10. Medi-RayTM • Medi-RayTM provides a fully integrated suite of in-house services resulting in a single, convenient and vertically integrated source for all your custom lead fabrication needs • Whether you are shielding radioactive materials, X-Ray, CT, MRI or PET scanning equipment or the rooms that house them, Medi-RayTM has the shielding components you need: sheet lead and foils, adhesive backed and coated lead materials, custom components and lead stampings.
  11. 11. Contact Us: Medi-Ray Lead Technology and Manufacturing Company Tel: ​877-898-3003, ​914-979-2740 Fax:914-337-4620 E-Mail: sales@mediray.com www.mediray.com

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