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LONDON, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The platinum group metals (PGMs), platinum, palladium and rhodium, have significant catalytic properties.
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DALLAS, November 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The research report "Emission Control Catalyst Market, By Type (Platinum, Palladium, Rhodium & Others), Application (Automotive,
TORONTO, November 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duluth Metals Limited ("Duluth", "Duluth Metals") (TSX: DM) (TSX:DM.U) today announced that, further to its news release dated
Platinum is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pt and atomic number 78. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and anti-pollution devices in automobiles. Notable characteristics The metal is a beautiful silvery-white when pure, and malleable...
Silver is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ag (from the traditional abbreviation from the Latin Argentum) and atomic number 47. A soft white lustrous transition metal, silver has the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal and occurs in minerals and in free form. This metal is used in coins, jewelry, tableware, and photography. Notable characteristics Silver is a very ductile and malleable (slightly harder than gold) univalent coinage metal...
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