Sr-86 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Sr-86 Applications:

Strontium-86 isotope (Sr-86 isotope, 86Sr isotope)

  • Sr-86 isotope is used for Yttrium-86 positron-emitting radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used for radiometric and therapeutic purposes);
  • Sr-86 isotope is used for measuring the cross-section of Bromine-76 and Bromine-77 production;
  • Sr-86 isotope is used for geological dating through isotope dilution analysis;
  • Sr-86 isotope is used for tracing element migration in soil and plants;

Sr-86 isotope is available to order from in Sr-86 Carbonate chemical form. Please contact us via request a Sr-86 quote to order Sr-86 isotope to get Sr-86 price to buy Sr-86 isotope.

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Sr-86 Properties:

Number of Protons86
Atomic Number38
Atomic Radius215
Atomic Mass85.91
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)0.95
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)300
Mass Uncertainty8e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Strontium Information

Soft yellowish metallic element, belongs to group 2 of the periodic table. Highly reactive chemically. Sr-90 is present in radioactive fallout and has a half-life of 28 years. Discovered in 1798 by Klaproth and Hope, isolated in 1808 by Humphry Davy.

Used in flares and fireworks for crimson color. Strontium-90 is a long lived highly radioactive fallout product of atomic-bomb explosions.

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