Palladium

Palladium

PALLADIUM SOURCE IN THE USA

Ratnam Steel Ltd is a distributor of pure metals including Palladium in the forms of: Palladium Bar, Palladium Foil, Palladium Plate, Palladium Powder, Palladium Rod, Palladium Sheet, Palladium Shot, Palladium Wire.  Custom Palladium sizes are available upon request.  Check availability with our sales department today.

Chemical Symbol: Pd
Date of Discovery: 1803
Name of Origin: Named after the asteroid Pallas, which was itself named after the epithet of the Greek goddess Athena, acquired by her when she slew Pallas.
Density @ 293 K: 12.02 g/cm3
Atomic Number: 46
Melting Point: 1552.0 °C (1825.15 K, 2825.6 °F)
Boiling Point: 2927.0 °C (3200.15 K, 5300.6 °F)
Number of Electrons / Protons: 46
Number of Neutrons: 60
Classification: Transition Metal
Color: White
Crystal Structure: Cubic
Number of Energy Levels: 5
Uses: Dentistry ; Jewelry ; Surgical Instruments