Abstract

The continued increase in the price of noble metals has modified the use and trends in cosmetic jewellery. Currently the industry tends to multinational companies which, even though using the same chemical elements and similar methods as small industries, due to their economic capacity, work with more advanced technology and with fewer risks for the worker.

Keywords

Zinc Nickel Mercury Cadmium Arsenate 

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