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Substance Name: Steel
RN: 12597-69-2


  • A tough, malleable, iron-based alloy containing up to, but no more than, two percent carbon and often other metals. It is used in medicine and dentistry in implants and instrumentation.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Steel

MeSH Heading

  • Steel


  • Steel

Systematic Name

  • Steel

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 12597-69-2

System Generated Number

  • 0012597692