Industry Name

Irradiation Apparatus Manufacturing

Comments

Beryllium is used to manufacture X-ray tube windows.

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing irradiation apparatus and tubes for applications, such as medical diagnostic, medical therapeutic, industrial, research and scientific evaluation. Irradiation can take the form of beta-rays, gamma-rays, X-rays, or other ionizing radiation.

Category

Manufacturing

NAICS Code

334517

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