Radiation protection eyewear reduces scatter radiation

November 1, 2001

Carle Place, NY-Nuclear Associates' Glassers Radiation Protection Eyewearprovides unimpaired peripheral vision. Available with prescription or non-prescriptionlenses, the products' extra-large lens area reduces scatter radiation strikingthe eye-socket bone structure, the company says. Lenses provide .50-mm lead-equivalentprotection. For added comfort, the eyewear has plastic-reinforced ear rests.