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zinc  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Zinc is a metallic chemical element; it has the symbol Zn and atomic number 30. It is the first element of group 12 of the periodic table. In some respects zinc is chemically similar to magnesium: its ion is of similar size and its only common oxidation state is +2. Zinc is the 24th most abundant element in the Earth's crust and has five stable isotopes - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zinc
DESCRIPTION
  • Zinc is a metallic chemical element; it has the symbol Zn and atomic number 30. It is the first element of group 12 of the periodic table. In some respects zinc is chemically similar to magnesium: its ion is of similar size and its only common oxidation state is +2. Zinc is the 24th most abundant element in the Earth's crust and has five stable isotopes - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zinc
IDENTIFIER
  • zinc
TITLE
  • zinc
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/CommodityCodeValue/zinc
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