A NASA engineer looks on as the first six James Webb Space Telescope
primary beryllium mirror segments are prepped to begin final cryogenic testing.
- Image courtesy of NASA.
Materion is an advanced materials supplier and is the world’s only fully integrated developer and supplier of beryllium (Be), beryllium alloys and beryllium composites. For over 80 years we have been at the forefront of developing and implementing comprehensive health and safety procedures and techniques related to occupational beryllium exposure. This website is dedicated to providing employers and their associates the latest information on working safely with beryllium containing materials.