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Based on the TG/DSC measurements and mineral composition the cadmium powder has no flammability, explosive or self-inflammability properties. However, in reaction with water, hydrogen gas is formed, and therefore in certain conditions cadmium has flammability and explosive properties (Outotec, 2010).

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