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What is tin used for?

Tin is a silver, malleable metal that does not oxidize easily and is resistant to corrosion. It is therefore used in many alloys and to coat other metals. It is obtained from the mineral called cassiterite, where it is presented as oxide (tin oxide or tin dioxide). Said mineral is ground and enriched in tin […]

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