Cadmium metal is one of the transition metals. Cadmium metal is widely used in the nickel-cadmium batteries and also in the plating of hooks and latches especially in some airplanes part. It's plating is very corrosion-resistant.
The Yellow of Cadmium it's loved by many impressionists for its intense tonality. However Cadmium is highly toxic, like other heavy metals. Even if sold in small quantities it is absolutely obliged to don't touch it without latex gloves.
High purity Cadmium metal element 48 sample of 3 grams in glass vial. Pure cadmium metal sample for element collection.
The resina casting option prevent the oxidization of the sample.