[<<Previous Entry] [^^Up^^] [Next Entry>>] [Menu] [About The Guide]
Atomic symbol - Rh
Atomic weight - 102.90550
Atomic number - 45
Electron configuration - 2-8-18-16-1
Oxidation states - 3
State of matter - solid
Heavy metal-ductile
Discovered in 1803 by William Hyde Wollaston
Boils at 3727 .C, melts at 1966 .C

Rhodiums primary use is that in a alloying aent for hardening platinum. It is
a precious silvery white metal that is not corroded or tarnished in the
atmosphere at room temperature. It is also highly resistant to attack by

This page created by ng2html v1.05, the Norton guide to HTML conversion utility. Written by Dave Pearson