Germanium is extracted from germanium bearing zinc ores or from certain coal ores, collecting the flue dusts after the burning process. It can occasionally be found in copper ores. We refine germanium at our facility in the USA.
In addition to refined germanium, Indium Corporation sells germanium compounds, such as germanium tetrachloride and germanium oxide. Please contact us for more information about germanium metals and compounds.
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As B2B Marketing Communications practitioners, we've all read the articles and books, viewed the webcasts, and attended the seminars and conferences. We've heard the amazing leading-edge tales of awesomeness. But, where do they leave us real-world technicians? We can't implement all the advice…
Folks, Suresh writes: Dear Dr. Ron: Can densities of less than 1 g/cc be measured with the “Wet Gold” technique? Well, to tell the truth, I didn’t know. But, after a little thinking, I developed a technique that will work. Figure 1 shows a wood block floating in water in a…
The Indium Corporation recently had a customer contact us looking for 50In50Pb solder wire. We manufacture large amounts of this indium-lead material as it is used in numerous applications. In this case, it was the application that was quite interesting. I won’t give any customer…
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