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Potassium Cyanide formula

Chemistry Formulas

This article explains the potassium Cyanide formula, also referred to as the Cyan potassium formula or Cyanide of potassium formula. It's a cyanide salt that consists of equal numbers of cyanide anions and potassium cations. The molecular formula of Potassium Cyanide is KCN. Cyan potassium is obtained as an amorphous lump white in color or as a crystalline mass. It has a slight smell of bitter almonds. It tastes acrid and gives a burning sensation. It dissolves in water. It is used for the extraction of silver and gold. Also, it has a wide application in chemical analysis, as an insecticide, and is well-used to make various chemicals.

Potassium Cyanide formula

Potassium Cyanide formula

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