Periodic Table of the Elements: Vanadium

Name: Vanadium
Symbol: V
Atomic Number: 23
Atomic Mass: 50.942
Atomic Volume: 8.36 cc/mol
Discovered By: First isolated by Sefström in 1830
Discovery Date: 1830
Origin of Name: Vanadium - Vanadis, Scandinavian Goddess
Toxicity: No evidence of toxicity; fibrogenic action of powdered vanadium is not definitely established. Compounds are toxic.
Summary: Used in manufacture of rust-resistant vanadium steel.


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