Elements

Elements are the smallest units of matter that can’t be divided using chemical means. They are the building blocks of matter. Learn the names of the elements and get facts about them.


Trivalent and hexavalent chromium are the two common forms of the element. This is chromium(VI) oxide. (BXXXD)
Hexavalent chromium is a toxic metal you can be exposed to that can cause serious health effects. Here is what hexavalent chromium is, what it does, and how to protect yourself against it. Other Names for Hexavalent Chromium Hexavalent chromium is also known as Cr(VI), Cr-6, chromium-6, Hex Chrom, Hex […]

Hexavalent Chromium – What You Need to Know


yuansu zhouqi biao
Have you ever wondered if the names of elements are the same in other languages? Different languages have different words for the same thing, why should the elements be any different? This table is a list of the elements in Chinese and English arranged by atomic number. The last column […]

List of Elements in Chinese


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Have you ever wondered if the names of elements are the same in other languages? Different languages have different words for the same thing, why should the elements be any different? This table is a list of the elements in English and Japanese arranged by atomic number. The last column […]

List of Elements in Japanese



Periodicheskaya Tablitsa Elementov
Have you ever wondered if the names of elements are the same in other languages? Different languages have different words for the same thing, why should the elements be any different? This table is a list of the elements in English and Russian (Latin spelling and Cyrillic) arranged by atomic […]

Element List in Russian


Lutetium Electron Configuration
Lutetium is a dense, silvery-white rare earth metal. Here is a collection of interesting element facts for lutetium or cassiopeium: Lutetium was the last natural rare earth element that was discovered. It was discovered in 1907 by three scientists, working independently from each other. Georges Urbain, Charles James, and Carl Auer von […]

Lutetium Facts – Atomic Number 71 or Lu


Platinum is a dense, grayish-white transition metal. These crystals of pure platinum were grown by gas phase transport. (Periodictableru) 1
Platinum is a highly prized white metal. Here are 10 interesting facts about this element: The name for the element, platinum, comes from the Spanish word, platina, which means “little silver”. Because platinum exists in pure native form, it has been known to mankind for a very long time. There […]

10 Platinum Facts