Five Interesting Silver Facts!
1 – Silver is the most reflective element, making it exceptionally shiny. Makes sense as to why it’s used for mirrors, telescopes, microscopes and solar cells.
2 – Being one of the first five metals to be discovered, silver has been around since ancient times.
3 – Silver metal can be used for food decoration, because of it being safe for human consumption, however silver salts are toxic.
4 – The most common form of silver is sterling silver, which is 92.5% silver.
5 – In about 14 languages, the same word is used for “silver” and “money”.