The Alkali metals represent the 1st group of the Periodic Table and consist of Lithium metal, Sodium metal, Potassium metal, Rubidium metal and Cesium metal. The first 3 alkali metals can be safely stored both under mineral oil or argon. The last 2 alkali metals (Rubidium and Cesium) can be stored only under argon or vacuum condition. The mineral oil prevents but doesn't stops the oxidization of these 3 air-sensitive metals (Lithium, Sodium, Potassium) which over the years inevitably oxidized even if very slowly. The alkali metals sealed under argon, instead, will shiny forever and they will never oxidize, they are protected by argon and they can not react with oxygen of the air. However the production of a shiny sample of Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Rubidium and Cesium metal is very expensive, therefore the price between the 2 kind of storage are really different. 

Lithium, Sodium and Potassium metal set

Alkali Metals set, samples of 1 gram of each metal in beautiful labeled glass vial under high quality transparent mineral oil.

Lithium metal sample 99.95% pure

Sodium metal sample 99.8% pure

Potassium metal sample 99.8% pure

The price is yet discounted, you save 3,70€ if you buy them together.

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Alkali metals set 1g each
28,70 € 2

24,90 €

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Alkali Metals mini argon ampoules set

Amazing Alkali Metals set, including 1 of each of the following metals 

Sodium metal sample 99.9% pure 20mg

Potassium metal sample 99.9% pure 20mg

Rubidium metal sample 99.9% pure 20mg

Cesium metal sample 99.9% pure 20mg

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Alkali metals set 20mg each
79,60 € 2

69,90 €

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Complete Alkali metals argon sealed set 99,9%

High Purity Alkali Metals Set in ampoule under argon and labeled glass vial. Alkali metals samples of approximate 1 gram each, except Lithium, which weighs about 0.4-0.5 grams.

Purity for Lithium, Sodium and Potassium is 99.9%

Purity for Cs and Rb is 99.99%

All the samples of this set are very shiny, with no oxide layer surface. These samples will shiny forever. 

Buying the set you save 149.60€ if you buy them separately.  


Alkali metals argon sealed set
549,50 € 2

399,90 €

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