Substance Name: Cyanides
- Inorganic salts of HYDROGEN CYANIDE containing the -CN radical. The concept also includes isocyanides. It is distinguished from NITRILES, which denotes organic compounds containing the -CN radical.
- X+CN where X=H+ or any other group where as formal dissociation may occur. For example KCN or Cu(CN)2.
- CAA1 DEFINITION : XCN where X = H or any other group where a formal dissociation may occur. For example KCN or Ca(CN)2
- TWA (5 mg/m3); skin
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- Cyanide compounds
- Cyanide mixtures
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