Zinc is a blue-white metallic element. It occurs in multiple compounds naturally. This element has five stable isotopes and six radioactive isotopes have been found. Chemically a reactive metal, zinc combines with oxygen and other non-metals, reacts with dilute acids to release hydrogen.
Zinc is used to coat other metal (galvanizing) to protect them from rusting. Also it is used in alloys such as brass, bronze, nickel. This elements is used in solder, cosmetics and pigments too.back to list of enriched isotopes in alphabetical order