borated polyethylene(BPE)

    Borated Polyethylene Sheet, an innovative radiation shielding material, is a specialized product designed to provide effective protection against ionizing radiation. Combining the excellent shielding properties of polyethylene with the neutron absorption capabilities of boron, this sheet is an ideal solution for various applications in industries such as nuclear, medical, and research.

Technical Specifications

Property Value
Material Borated Polyethylene
Thickness Range 6 mm - 200 mm
Boron Content 1%-30%
Density 0.9 - 1.2 g/cm³
Neutron Attenuation Up to 99%
Temperature Resistance -40°C to 80°C
Color Customizable
Standard Sheet Size 4 ft x 8 ft (Custom sizes available)



1. Neutron Shielding

The key feature of Borated Polyethylene Sheet lies in its ability to effectively attenuate neutrons. The integration of boron in polyethylene enhances its neutron absorption properties, making it an essential material for applications where neutron shielding is critical.

2. Versatility

The product is available in a wide range of thicknesses, allowing for versatile applications across different industries. Whether it's for medical facilities, nuclear power plants, or research laboratories, Borated Polyethylene Sheet offers a customizable solution to meet specific shielding requirements.

3. Lightweight

Despite its impressive shielding capabilities, the material remains lightweight. This characteristic makes it easy to handle and install, reducing labor costs and facilitating the incorporation of radiation shielding in various settings.

4. Durable and Weather-Resistant

Borated Polyethylene Sheet exhibits excellent durability and weather resistance, ensuring its long-term effectiveness even in challenging environmental conditions. This makes it suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

5. Customizable Color

The product is available in customizable colors, allowing for seamless integration into different environments. This customization option enhances its aesthetic appeal and enables its use in areas where visual considerations are important.


Borated Polyethylene Sheet finds applications in a variety of fields due to its versatile nature and exceptional neutron shielding capabilities.

1. Medical Radiation Shielding

Hospitals and medical facilities use Borated Polyethylene Sheet for constructing shielding barriers in radiology rooms, cancer treatment centers, and other areas where protection against ionizing radiation is paramount. The customizable color options make it suitable for creating a comfortable and visually appealing environment for patients.


2. Nuclear Power Plants

In the nuclear energy sector, the material is utilized for neutron shielding in reactor buildings, spent fuel storage areas, and other critical locations. Its lightweight nature simplifies installation and maintenance in complex structures.

borated polyethylene used in nuclear power plants

3. Research Laboratories

Research institutions benefit from the neutron attenuation properties of Borated Polyethylene Sheet in various experiments involving neutron sources. Its versatility allows scientists to adapt the shielding to the specific requirements of their experiments.


Medical Facility Upgrade

A leading hospital upgraded its radiology department with Borated Polyethylene Sheet to enhance neutron shielding. The customizable color option played a crucial role in creating a calming and professional atmosphere for patients undergoing diagnostic procedures.

Customer Reviews

Dr. Amanda Turner, Radiologist

"The Borated Polyethylene Sheets have significantly improved our radiology department. The material's neutron shielding properties, combined with the customizable color options, have created a safer and more patient-friendly environment."

borated polyethylene used in the CT room

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Borated Polyethylene Sheet stands as a cutting-edge solution for neutron shielding applications across diverse industries. With its impressive technical specifications, versatility, and positive case studies, it has proven to be a reliable choice for those seeking effective radiation protection. The customizable features further enhance its appeal, making it a preferred option for modern facilities and projects requiring advanced radiation shielding solutions.

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