Information About Cadmium Oxide:
One of the main precursors to other cadmium compounds. It crystallizes in a cubic rocksalt lattice like sodium chloride, with octahedral cation and anion centers. It occurs naturally as the rare mineral monteponite. Used in cadmium plating baths, electrodes for storage batteries, cadmium salts, catalyst, ceramic glazes, phosphors, and nematocide.
Common Industries That Use Cadmium Oxide:
- Cosmetics/Personal Care
- Specialty Industries