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Substance Name: Cyanides
ID: C158000000

Notes

Notes

  • 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.

Superlist Note

  • CAA1 DEFINITION : XCN where X = H or any other group where a formal dissociation may occur. For example KCN or Ca(CN)2

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Code

  • TWA (5 mg/m3); skin
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Names and Synonyms

  • Cyanide compounds
  • Cyanide mixtures
  • Cyanides
  • N106

Registry Numbers

ID Number

  • C158000000

System Generated Number

  • C158000000