This U-Shaped Radiation Shield has a U shape, with sides that extend around the container being shielded. The 20" width is the optimal width for accommodating larger-sized containers while still ensuring a comfortable reach around the sides. It is constructed from 3/8" acrylic to provide protection against beta radiation including triatomic hydrogen, carbon-14, sulfur-35, and phosphorus-32.
Certified by an outside source to be 100% effective in shielding against beta radiation
Use for pipetting or other lab tasks – sides provide added protection to user