INFOGRAPHIC: Antimony, fireproof and supply-critical

Antimony naturally occurs in the Earth’s crust.  In its pure metallic form it is soft, brittle and toxic to humans.  More importantly it’s used in screens, batteries and to make heat sensitive products flame retardant.  Curious?  Not a problem, Visual Capitalist has put together a beautiful infographic for your perusing pleasure.

 

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