With regard to OPTIBELT standard-lead qualities, lead has been completely replaced by other suitable metals with similar specific weights. By means of this, identical shielding values are achieved.
They are also available as a single-coat material in various equivalent Pb values ranging from 0.125 mm–1.00 mm Pb (according to national and international X-ray standards). The films can be produced according to customer needs with fabric inserts and coatings as well as covering layers.
Advantages of the rubber basis have to do with high levels of elongation and tensile strength, a low level of permanent stretch as well as its unmatched flexibility – the key word here is wear comfort.