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MarShield Shielding Solutions to Reduce Long Term Exposure to X-ray Radiation

May 22, 2020

MarShield Shielding Solutions to Reduce Long Term Exposure to X-ray Radiation

An X-ray is produced by energy released from an accelerating electron and resulting radiation can pass through some, but not all material. The x-ray radiation then interacts with a detector and forms an image of the inside of an object or person. While x-rays are a valuable diagnostic non-invasive tool with minimal risk to the patient, repeated long term exposure to x-rays can be harmful. Construction of hospitals and dental offices take steps to include radiation shielding that will reduce long term exposure from x-rays.

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ViuLite® insulating glass with integrated premium quality blinds

October 17, 2017

ViuLite® insulating glass with integrated premium quality blinds

ViuLite® is a system of blinds that are permanently sealed within a double-glazed cavity for a completely dust-free and maintenance-free environment. ViuLite® ensures total protection against dirt, germs and weather conditions.

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