Colbalt

By Jonathan Thompson

Introduction to Colbalt

The element Colbalt got its name from a German word meaning goblin or evil spirit. Its family or the elements copper is accioated with are nickel, silver, lead, copper, and iron. Colbalt is used in magnetic steels, stainless steels, and jet and gas turbines. Also Colbalt was discovered by George Brandt in 1735.