Agent Name

Mendelevium

CAS Number

7440-11-1

Formula

Md

Major Category

Physical/Radiation

Category

Radionuclides

Sources/Uses

Man-made radioactive element; [Merck Index] Made only in research quantities; No known commercial uses; [Hawley]

Comments

Md-258 is the most stable of the 14 isotopes recognized. Half-Life: 55 days Annual Limit on Intake: 0.003 mCi [See Glossary for references.] See "Radiation, ionizing."

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