Chemistry and physics of the chemical element antimony.

Antimony is a chemical element with four allotropic forms; symbol Sb (Latin: stibium); atomic number 51.

Information resources on Antimony and the chemistry of Antimony and its compounds.


Current Articles
Information and data about the element
Atom, Orbitals, Radiochemistry
Historical Facts and Documents
Group Elements - Information
Analysis and Determination
Geochemistry and Biogeochemistry
Toxicology and Medicinal Chemistry

Current Articles

Antimony in the Environment
A different kind of mine disaster: The world's largest antimony mine has become the world's largest laboratory for studying the environmental consequences of escaped antimony - an element whose environmental and biological properties are still largely a mystery

Information and data about the element

Antimony, Sb
Chemical and physical properties. WebElements, UK

Antimony, Sb
Chemical and physical properties; comprehensive data. Environmental Chemistry, USA

Antimony, Sb
Chemical and physical properties. Visual Elements, Chemsoc, UK

Atom, Orbitals, Radiochemistry

Atomic Data for Antimony (Sb)
Basic Atomic Spectroscopic Data. NIST

Isotopes of Antimony
All known isotopes of the chemical element antimony.

Radiochemistry of Antimony
National Research Council. LANL, USA - Format: PDF

Historical Facts and Documents

Historical text 1919. Antimony its history, chemistry, mineralogy, geology, metallurgy, uses, preparations, analysis, production, and valuation; with complete bibliographies - Format: PDF

Antimony in Alchemy
A survey of antimony and its compounds in alchemy. Levity

Group Elements - Information

Nitrogen Family
Table of the Elements of the Nitrogen Family


Antimony and antimony compounds: information and available products
Database search form antimony and antimony compounds: properties, safety data, available products etc.

Analysis and Determination

Analytical Methods: Antimony
... by ICP (aqua regia ashing; hot block/HCI/HNO3 disgestion). NIOSH Manual of Analytical Methods, NMAM

Antimony and Compounds
Elemental and speciated isotope dilution mass spectrometry. EPA Method 6800, USA - Format: PDF

Determination of Antimony and Antimony Compounds
Monitoring Methods used by OSHA; Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method etc.. OSHA, USA

Geochemistry and Biogeochemistry

Statistics and Geological Information. U.S. Geological Survey

Antimony and Antimony Minerals
Mineral Data. Webmineral

Antimony in New Zealand
Antimony mobilisation from mineral deposits in schist and greywacke (mesothermal or orogenic deposits) of Australia and New Zealand. University of Otago - Format: PDF

Antimony in Switzerland
A substance flow analysis. BAFU

Antimony Minerals
The mineralogy of Antimony. Webmineral

New Zealand - Antimony
Mineral Commodity Report - Format: PDF

Toxicology and Medicinal Chemistry

Toxicological / Chemical Profile. ScoreCard

Antimony and Antimony Compounds
Comparative Toxicogenomics Data. CTD

Antimony Compounds
Hazard summary. EPA

Antimony in drinking-water
Background document for development of WHO Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality. WHO

Antimony in Solder
A study of antimony in solder by David Suraski - Format: PDF

Antimony potassium tartrate
Carcinogenic Potency Database Project

ToxFAQs� for Antimony and Compounds
This fact sheet answers the most frequently asked health questions about antimony. ATSDR

Toxicological Profile for Antimony
The ATSDR toxicological profile succinctly characterizes the toxicologic and adverse health effects information for the hazardous substance described there

Related Books and Scientific Literature: Antimony

Book recommendation

Duward Shriver, Mark Weller, Tina Overton et al.

Inorganic Chemistry

From the fundamentals to the frontiers of research, this classic text offers an introduction to inorganic chemistry no other book can match. The new edition is most modern and most student-friendly yet, covering both the theoretical and descriptive aspects of inorganic chemistry in presentation that includes helpful new study tools and, as always, a captivating focus on experimental methods, industrial applications, and cutting-edge topics.

W. H. Freeman; 2014

Book recommendation

Nicholas C. Norman

Chemistry of Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth

This book provides a detailed, wide ranging and up-to-date review of all aspects of the chemistry of the elements arsenic, antimony and bismuth. The chapters are written by an international team of authors each of whom is both active and expert in their particular field. The coverage includes chapters on general properties and periodicity, the elements themselves, inorganic derivatives of the elements, co-ordination and solution chemistry, organocompounds, organotransition metal compounds, environmental and medicinal aspects and analytical methods. This volume will be of particular value to graduate and postgraduate chemists and materials scientists in both industry and academia who are concerned with any aspect of the chemistry of these three elements and will also be an essential addition to the reference section of any chemistry library.

Springer; 2006

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