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The first European reference to platinum appears in 1557 in the ... Ulloa also anticipated the discovery of platinum mines.

Platinum - Chemicool

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Discovery of Platinum. Platinum was discovered by South American peoples who produced artifacts of a white gold-platinum alloy.

Platinum - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Platinum (Pt), Group 10, Atomic Number 78, d-block, Mass 195.084. ... Discovery date, Known to native South Americans before Columbus, and taken ...

History of PGM - PMM - Platinum Matthey - Johnson Matthey

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He also recognised platinum as a new element. In 1782, Lavoisier achieved the first true melting of platinum using oxygen, which had recently been discovered; ...

Facts About Platinum - Live Science

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Aug 1, 2016 ... Properties, sources and uses of the element platinum. ... rhodium, osmium, iridium, and later ruthenium were all discovered in the waste. Today ...

platinum Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Discovery and naming. The first known reference to platinum can be found in the writings of Italian physician, scholar, and poet Julius Caesar Scaliger ...

Platinum, Chemical Element - reaction, water, uses, elements ...

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Discovery and naming. The first known reference to platinum can be found in the writings of Italian physician, scholar, and poet Julius Caesar Scaliger ...

Chemical Elements.com - Platinum (Pt)

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Platinum at Chemical Elements.com. Basic Information | Atomic ... [Bohr Model of Platinum], Number of Energy ... Date of Discovery: 1735. Discoverer: Julius ...

Platinum | Minerals Education Coalition

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Named from the Spanish word for silver, platinum is a lustrous, silvery-white ... Europeans discovered it in 1735. ... Like palladium, platinum absorbs hydrogen.

Platinum - The chemical element, its science, properties, and uses

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Jul 27, 2016 ... The name "platinum", which comes from the Spanish word platina (meaning "little silver"), relates to when and where the metal was discovered ...

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Platinum»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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Platinum was discovered by Antonio de Ulloa at 1735 in South America. ... Platinum is one of the elements which has an alchemical symbol, shown below ( right, ...

It's Elemental - The Element Platinum

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The Element Platinum - Basic Physical and Historical Information.

Platinum

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Platinum was discovered in South America independently by Antonio de Ulloa in 1735 and by N. Wood in 1741, but it had been in use by pre-Columbian Indians ...