Lanthanum Metal

Lanthanum Metal

Lanthanum is a soft, ductile, malleable, silver-white rare-earth element. It is a member of the lanthanide or lanthanoid series. Lanthanum metal is very reactive, oxidizing rapidly in air and burns easily when ignited.

Symbol: La

Atomic number: 57

Atomic weight: 138.90547

Element category: lanthanide, sometimes considered a transition metal

Application of lanthanum

High refractive index and alkali-resistant glass, flint, hydrogen storage, battery-electrodes, camera lenses, fluid catalytic cracking catalyst for oil refineries.

Edgetech Industries now can provide various La metal products including:

Irregular: lump, chunk, granules.

Solid: Ingot, block, plate, disc, rod, sputtering target and other customized parts.