Gases


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Chemical name   Formula   Usage  Color  Odor
Acetylene  C2H2  Cutting, Welding  colorless  Flamable
Ammonia  NH3  Fertilizer, refrigerant  colorless Pungent
Argon  Ar  Welding  colorless odorless
Carbon dioxide  CO2  colorless odorless  Carbonic acid
Carbon monoxide  CO  colorless odorless  Poisonous
Chlorine  Cl2 purification  green-yellow pungent
Ethylene  C2H4  Welding  colorless  Flamable
Ethylene Chloride  C2H5Cl
Ethylene Oxide
Helium  He  Diving  colorless odorless  inert
Hydrogen  H2  colorless odorless  Flamable
Hydrogen Cyanide  HCn plastic manufacture  colorless  Bitter almond  Poisonous
Methane  CH4 Fuel  colorless odorless  Flamable
Methyl Bromide  CH3Br
Methyl Chloride  CH3Cl  Refrigerant, anaesthetic  colorless  Ether like
Nitrogen  N2  colorless odorless  Unreactive
Oxygen  O2  Welding, Diving  colorless odorless  Reactive
Phosgene  COCl2  Pesticide, Dye  colorless  Poisonous
Sulfur Dioxide  SO2  Blenching, preservation  colorless Pungent