zobel hall at new jersey educational attraction sterling hill mine Sterling Hill Mining Museum, NJ

The Periodic Table of the Elements Display

New to the museum, a 10-ft-long representation of the Periodic Table of the Elements.  Each of the 112 cubbyholes in this display contains a sample of the actual element, a representative sample of ore from which that element is obtained, plus an item made from that element.

Check out the Reuse Stats towards the bottom of this page to view global postconsumer recycling rates for many metals.

Click on an element and learn
view a tabular periodic table overlay


Periodic Table

Look at what else is on display in Zobel Hall.

Periodic chart highlighting elements that can be recycled

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