A compound of chlorine with another element or group, especially a salt of the anion Cl- or an organic compound with chlorine bonded to an alkyl group
A white insoluble powder that darkens on exposure to light, owing to the production of metallic silver. It is used in making photographic emulsions and papers
A colorless crystalline compound occurring naturally in seawater and halite; common salt
A colorless toxic gas used in the production of polyvinyl chloride and other commercially important polymers
A white crystalline salt used chiefly in dry cells, as a mordant, and as soldering flux
another term for phosgene.
A white crystalline salt used to de-ice roads and as a drying agent
A tough, chemically resistant synthetic resin made by polymerizing vinyl chloride and used for a wide variety of products including pipes, flooring, and sheeting
A toxic white crystalline compound, used as a fungicide and antiseptic
another term for calomel.
A white crystalline substance that gives seawater its characteristic taste and is used for seasoning or preserving food
A colorless poisonous gas made by the reaction of chlorine and carbon monoxide. It was used as a poison gas, notably in World War I