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What Else is Silver Used For?

Published on May 4, 2017

Idaho has a rich history in silver mining.  In fact, Idahoans have been mining silver in the “Gem” state for close to 150 years.

Silver has been used in jewelry and for monetary purposes for thousands of years, but today, more than 50% of all silver is used for many different industrial applications.  The following infographic lists a number of not-so-well known uses of this versatile metal.


The following infographic shows 21 incredible uses for silver. Many of them may be surprising or seemingly “oddball”, but it really speaks to the impressive versatility of the metal.

21 Incredible Uses for Silver

Image courtesy of: BullionVault




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