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Locked underground is billions of dollars’ worth of gold, copper and molybdenum, an important alloy in many types of steel.EPA to protect Alaska’s Bristol Bay, blocking major gold mine|Dino Grandoni, Josh Partlow|September 9, 2021|Washington Post
Iron and copper ores frequently contain molybdenum, sometimes in quantity; consequently it is met with in slags and pig-iron.
All molybdenum compounds are converted into the trioxide by boiling with nitric acid.
Vanadium is white, and when its surface is polished, it resembles silver or molybdenum more than any other metal.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
We noted a similar close resemblance between the positive strontium and the negative molybdenum.Occult Chemistry|Annie Besant and Charles W. Leadbeater
It consumes a lot in its own steel industry, even using manganese as a substitute for scarcer alloys like nickel and molybdenum.East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen