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An overview of tungsten


  • A chemical element with the symbol W and atomic number 74
  • Tungsten’s important ores include Scheelite and Wolframite
  • Outstanding physical and chemical characteristics, including:
    • the worlds hardest element with the highest boiling point
    • the lowest coefficient of expansion of any pure metals as well as high density


Used in a variety of specialised industrial applications and is known to have relatively poor substitutability by other metals.

W Resources Plc (LON:WRES) engages in the exploration and development of tungsten, tin, copper, and gold properties.

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