Zinc is used to make many useful alloys. Brass, an alloy of zinc that contains between 55% and 95% copper, is probably the best-known zinc alloy. Corrosion-resistant zinc plating of iron (hot-dip galvanizing) is the major application for zinc. Other applications are in electrical batteries, small non-structural castings, and alloys such as brass. A variety of zinc compounds are commonly used, such as zinc carbonate and zinc gluconate (as dietary supplements), zinc chloride (in deodorants), zinc pyrithione (anti-dandruff shampoos), zinc sulphide (in luminescent paints), and dimethylzinc or diethylzinc in the organic laboratory.
Composition: Zinc 99.9%
Common Metallic Impurities: Trace metals basis
Physical Description: Approx. 2mm shot
Packaging: Packed in sealed polythene bags and supplied in securely sealed metal drums, resistant to the impregnation of water
Certificate of Analysis (COA): Available upon request