Ruthenium is an element from the platinum group metals group. It is a hard, corrosion-resistant white-silver metal with a high melting point of 2,334 ° Celsius. Because of its hardness and brittleness, ruthenium can be difficult to edit.
Ruthenium is used in the following industries:
- Auto industry
- Chemical and petrochemical industry
- Electronics industry
- Glass industry
- Pharmaceutical Industry
- Fertilizer industry
- Jewellery industry
The global output is only about 20 tonnes per year.