Cadmium

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Symbol: Cd

Cadmium

Atomic Number: 48


Atomic Mass: 112.412

Cost: $46 per 110 grams


Who discovered it and where did it get its name?

Cadmium was discovered by Friedrich Stromeyer. It's name originated from the Latin word calamine, which meant zinc ore.


Cadmium is is a solid at its normal state.