Praseodymium

By: Ali Hymer

About Praseodymium


  • Symbol: Pr
  • Atomic Number: 59
  • Atomic Mass: 140.90765
  • Cost: $470 for 100 grams

Facts About Praseodymium

  • Praseodymium salts are used when coloring glasses and enamels.
  • It is used in high intensity permanent magnets, which are important in electric motors and generators that are used in hybrid cars and wind turbines.
  • Its salts are pale green in color.
  • Considered moderately toxic.


Forms of Praseodymium