Quadrant

Borotron HD050

borotron_175.jpgEasily fabricated and durable HDPE for use in radiation and shielding applications.

  • Easy to handle and fabricate 
  • Durable over a wider temperature range
  • Consistent density and homogeneity
  • Superior dimensional quality and flatness
  • Available as 48" x 96" sheets for simple

Borotron® HD050 is based on Quadrant's high performance HDPE with 5% elemental boron.  Borotron® has been used as a medical and industrial shielding material to attenuate and absorb neutron radiation.  This easily fabricated polymer material also offers designers greater durability and function over a wider range of temperatures than traditional materials.