Palladium


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Palladium

A precious metal that may be used in jewelry, electronics, or other products. It may be traded as a commodity or on the futures and option markets.
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The company said this underground mining method also gives them greater flexibility to withstand any volatility in the palladium market.
Electroless nickel/electroless palladium. FIGURE 9 shows wetting balance test data for electroless nickel/electroless palladium.
Santos said the company is pursuing the project based on a report by the United States Geological Survey that detected a vast palladium reserve off the coast of Romblon.
The use of ion exchange resin and activated carbon are known as methods for recovering precious metals from wastewater containing low concentration of precious metals such as palladium, but the low rate of adsorption of precious metals was an issue for some types of solution such as those with high concentration of acid, alkali, salt, or impurities.
The Johannesburg-based metals consultancy, which specializes in global gold, silver, platinum and palladium market research, estimates that last year's global platinum deficit reverses seven straight years of surplus.
Over half of the supply of palladium goes into catalytic converters, these are the components of an engine that convert up to 90 per cent of harmful gases from auto exhaust (hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide, and nitrogen dioxide) into less-harmful substances (nitrogen, carbon dioxide and water vapour).
Looking at Palladium's performance on a broader horizon, changes in long term sentiment have been closely correlated with the 20 month moving average price for the past three decades.
Also this week Amplats, the worlds largest producer of metals in the platinum group including palladium, is in discussion with the South African government about closing two mines.
The owners of the Palladium have been successful in getting some relief from the 229 percent increase in the assessed valuation of the downtown entertainment venue.
Source, which also offers ETPs backed by fixed income and equity assets, launched three new precious metal products this year, backed by silver, platinum and palladium.
YK Almoayyed and Sons, a Bahrain-based diversified business group, was given the '2011 Palladium Balanced Scorecard Hall of Fame Award' for executing strategy during the Palladium EMEA Summit in London.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers at Shiraz University managed to synthesize palladium metallic nanocatalyst at gram scale and used it in Sonogashira reaction through an environmentally-friendly method.