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What material do they make radiation suits from?

  1. Aug 7, 2004 #1
    What material do they make radiation suits from?
     
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  3. Aug 7, 2004 #2

    mathman

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    It depends partly on the radiation of concern. If the source is gamma rays or x-rays, heavy metals, usually lead is the most common. To absorb neutrons, boron is useful.
     
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