Formamide (methanamide) (HCONH₂)
A colourless, slightly viscous, hygroscopic liquid used in the production of formic acid, hydrogen cyanide and other organic compounds.
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A white, odourless crystalline compound.
An organic compound in the urine of mammals, used in the production of fertilisers as a source of nitrogen.
The simplest aldehyde.
The simplest saturated alcohol. A highly toxic compound, easily confusable with ethanol.
An exercise about the groups and structure of organic nitrogen compounds.
A colourless liquid, a tertiary amide.
A solid, crystalline compound.
Ammonia is a colourless gas with a characteristic pungent smell. Its solution in water is called ammonium hydroxide or household ammonia.
A colourless gas with a pungent odour. It is widely used in industry.
The simplest diol.
The first member in the homologous series of alkanes.
The simplest primary amine.
A tertiary amine with a characteristic unpleasant odour, occurring in spoiled food.