PLATINUM




By: Mercdes Vega
Periodic table information
• Symbol- Pt
• Atomic number- 78
• Atomic mass- 195.084
Continued
•   Platinum costs $4700 per 100g
•   Group 10
•   Period 6
•   Normal phase is solid
•   Platinum is a metal
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Benefits
• Platinum is tarnish resistant
• It doesn’t effect the environment at all
• Shiny and smooth
What it’s used for
•   Making jewlry
•   Laboratory utensils
•   Electrical resistant wires
•   Making leaded gasoline
Harms/ safety concerns
• Can cause DNA alterations
• Can cause hearing damage
• Can kill animals who eat plant roots that
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  1. 1. PLATINUM By: Mercdes Vega
  2. 2. Periodic table information • Symbol- Pt • Atomic number- 78 • Atomic mass- 195.084
  3. 3. Continued • Platinum costs $4700 per 100g • Group 10 • Period 6 • Normal phase is solid • Platinum is a metal • Patinum is found in gold bearing sands,Columbia and western US
  4. 4. Benefits • Platinum is tarnish resistant • It doesn’t effect the environment at all • Shiny and smooth
  5. 5. What it’s used for • Making jewlry • Laboratory utensils • Electrical resistant wires • Making leaded gasoline
  6. 6. Harms/ safety concerns • Can cause DNA alterations • Can cause hearing damage • Can kill animals who eat plant roots that have platinum in them
  7. 7. Pictures
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