promoting sound policies, regulations, science and actions related to the use of beryllium
Widely found in products used throughout society, Beryllium improves the way we live and work. A naturally occurring element, Beryllium is one-third lighter than aluminium, yet has six times the specific stiffness of steel.
Because of its unmatched combination of qualities, beryllium has become an important material for a wide range of commercial and governmental applications.
Beryllium is a naturally occurring element that may assist in the recycling of metals.
Our safety model is not based on theory, extrapolations or application of safety factors. It is based on real world results that have been developed over a decade of research.
BeST engages closely with European institutions and policy-makers to ensure scientifically-based policy decisions are taken on beryllium regulations.
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