PLATINUM & PALLADIUM

PLATINUM & PALLADIUM

Platinum is a precious metal used in a number of functions and processes.

Platinum is used as a catalytic converter on motorised vehicles, and a catalyst for nitric acid production used in the production of fertilisers and explosives.

Palladium is a precious white metal which forms part of the platinum group metals.

Due to its high resistance to oxidation, it is known as a ‘noble metal’.