Results for: Cyanide-process

In Science

What is the cyanide detoxification process?

Is the process which involves the addition of chemicals like SMBS (Oxidizing agent),Hydrogen peroxide nso as to lower the effect of Cyanide and lead to the formation of Cyanat (MORE)
In Biology

How can you get cyanide?

You need a very good reason to have any, first of all. The stuff is famously lethal, so to keep people from turning it into a murder weapon they only sell it to known users. A (MORE)

What is cyanide?

  Cyanide is an ion, CN-, composed of carbon and nitrogen and is highly toxic. It can replace oxygen in your blood effectively choking you. Click here for the answer f (MORE)
In Health

Why is cyanide a poison?

Cyanide act as a inhibitor of ETC (electron tranport chain) which ultimately cause the inhibition of production of ATP (adenosine triphosphate) i.e. why cyanide work as poison (MORE)
In Biology

What process does Cyanide stops the production of ATP?

It blocks the final electron receptor, oxygen. So the cells do not complete the production of ATP and die.
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How the use of cyanide and uranium in the mining process have an effect on the environment?

Cyanides (NaCN or KCN) are not used in uranium mining and recovery. Cyanides are toxic materials and the pollution of waters and soils is possible in the case of an accident (MORE)