Press Release Summary:
Dosimeter can be worn on clothing or it can hang on wall in home, office or manufacturing facility to detect area levels of radiation. If unit is exposed to radiation, line on scale will indicate level. To read dosimeter, user holds it up to light source and looks through it on clip end.
Original Press Release:
You cannot see, taste or smell radiation. It can only be detected with a radiation meter. A dosimeter is the most economical radiation meter. Dosimeters are the size of a ball point pen. They can be worn on your clothing to detect radiation on your person, or they can hang on the wall in your home, office or manufacturing facility to detect area levels of radiation.
If the dosimneter is exposed to radiation, the line on the scale will indicate the level of radiation in the area. To read the dosimeter you simply hold it up to a light source and look through it on the clip end. You will see a magnified scale as shown in the picture. These dosimeters can be purchased for less