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Zinc

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Zinc is used for a wide variety of applications, most predominantly in galvanizing, but also in the production of brass and bronze, use in other alloys, etc.


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Properties of ZincHide

Atomic Number:
30
Atomic Weight:
65.38(2)
Melting Point:
693 K (966°C, 787°F)
Boiling Point:
1180 K (1453°C, 1664°F)
Density:
7.14 g/cm3

Other Commodities associated with Zinc *Hide

CommodityAssociated LocalitiesTotal Localities% Association (commodity)% Association (Zinc)
Lead2,2286,16836.12% of all Lead deposits have Zinc.63.33% of all Zinc deposits have Lead.
Silver1,7908,42721.24% of all Silver deposits have Zinc.50.88% of all Zinc deposits have Silver.
Copper1,5047,27820.67% of all Copper deposits have Zinc.42.75% of all Zinc deposits have Copper.
Gold1,17919,3096.11% of all Gold deposits have Zinc.33.51% of all Zinc deposits have Gold.
Arsenic14860524.46% of all Arsenic deposits have Zinc.4.21% of all Zinc deposits have Arsenic.
Antimony13977018.05% of all Antimony deposits have Zinc.3.95% of all Zinc deposits have Antimony.
Molybdenum13185015.41% of all Molybdenum deposits have Zinc.3.72% of all Zinc deposits have Molybdenum.
Tungsten761,2685.99% of all Tungsten deposits have Zinc.2.16% of all Zinc deposits have Tungsten.
* in exploitable quantities, based on associations listed on mindat.org

Important ores of ZincHide

Companies producing ZincHide

Click on name for company details. (Number is operations listed on mindat.org)

Deposits of ZincHide

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