europium oxide

europium oxide

[yu̇′rō·pē·əm ′äk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
Eu2O3 A white powder, insoluble in water; used in red- and infrared-sensitive phosphors.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Europium Oxide And Nitrate
Firstly the report describes the background of Rare Earth (La2O3 CeO2 Pr6O11 Nd2O3 Sm2O3 Europium Oxide Gd2O3 Tb4O7 Dy2O3 Y2O3 Ho2O3 Er2O3 Tm2O3 Yb2O3 Lu2O3), including concepts, classification, manufacturing process and technical parameters.
In particular, the price of europium oxide plummeted to RMB12,750/kg in January 2012 from RMB29,975/kg in mid-July 2011, down 79.
For instance, the spot market price of europium oxide in China hit the historic high of RMB25,000/kg on June 17, 2011, with a 739% increase against the beginning of the year 2011.
based trade publication Industrial Metals reported that the rare earth minerals dysprosium oxide and europium oxide, used in high-tech applications from nuclear reactors to smartphones, has risen by more than 100 percent since the beginning of June.