Tainted Metal

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The subject of this article is from the NextGen update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 16 February, 2021.
Tainted Metal
Tainted Metal
Category Special
Type Salvaged Scrap
Rarity Uncommon
Blueprint Value 380.0 Units.png
Used for Refining
Symbol Un
Updated NextGen

Tainted Metal is a resource.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Tainted Metal is a resource found in Derelict Freighters. It is used to trade for suspicious items and cosmetics with the Scrap Dealer, or for converting into Nanites via refining.

Game description[edit | edit source]

Shredded fragments of a soft, grey metal. Its surface is porous, and when touched it oozes ever-so-slightly.

Found in the creaking wreck of a derelict freighter. The space station Scrap Dealer may find this interesting...

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Crafting[edit source]

Tainted Metal is not used as an ingredient for crafting.


Refining[edit source]

Tainted Metal is used as an ingredient for refining the following products using a Refiner:

Cooking[edit source]

Tainted Metal is not used as an ingredient for cooking using a Nutrient Processor.


Additional information[edit | edit source]

The Scrap Dealer on the space station sells contraband in exchange for Tainted Metal.

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