Platinum is a soft, heavy, white metal. The metal is mostly known for its role in the The Platinum Standard, and along with silver and gold is often used for Trade. Platinum is one of the rarest metals on the Prime Material Realm, is very malleable and very stable, making it possible to shape it in a wide varity of shapes and thicknesses. Most acids also do not affect platinum, making it optimal for use in alchemy. Paltinum's properties also make is very desizerable in fields of technomagia.