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Thanksgiving - The Goodfellow Corporation office in Coraopolis, PA (USA) will be closed on Thursday November 25 and Friday November 26, reopening on Monday November 29.

You will still be able to place orders either via www.goodfellow.com or by email to sales@goodfellowusa.com: however we will not be able to process orders or answer any inquiries until Monday November 29.

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    Product Summary of Cadmium

    Cadmium is a naturally occurring element, first discovered in 1817 as a by product of the refining of zinc. It exhibits excellent resistance to corrosion, high levels of electrical and thermal conductivities and has a low melting point. It has found use in pigments, stabilisers in plastics and in nickel cadmium batteries. However, it is a rather toxic metal, being grouped in with other heavy metals such as lead and as a result, recycling is much more closely controlled.

    Characteristics of Cadmium include:

    • Excellent corrosion resistance
    • Superb electrical conductivity
    • High thermal conductivity
    • Toxic

    Forms and Availability of Cadmium

    Please find below a list of our standard stock dimensions. Of course, we are very often able to supply alternative dimensions.

    Rod Grade: 99.95% Diameter: 5 - 100mm Request Quote
    Sheet Grade: 99.95% Thickness: 0.5 - 5mm Request Quote