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Gold (Au)

General Info

Gold is soft, dense metal that is naturally yellow, though color may vary depending on alloy components.

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Composition

Gold can be found as almost pure, or can be combined with other minerals and compounds to make alloys. Mineral and compounds are across the top of the table, and the associated alloys are shown along the leftmost column.


Footnotes

https://www.ganoksin.com/article/different-coloured-gold-alloys/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colored_gold

https://theassayoffice.com/white_gold_labexpert

 

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