May 14, 2020/Bulletin

15 May 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Carbon Monoxide Carbon monoxide is a highly toxic colourless, odourless and tasteless gas. The chemical formula for it is CO. The gas is produced by the burning of wood, gasoline, charcoal, propane and other fuel and is extremely...

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May 05, 2020/Bulletin

8 May 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Sodium Nitrate Sodium nitrate—also known as Chile saltpeter—is an organic nitrate salt. It is a naturally occurring mineral and its chemical symbol is NaN03. At room temperature, the compound exists as a white crystalline...

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April 30, 2020/Bulletin

1 May 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Acetone Acetone—also known as propanone—is a colourless flammable liquid with a strong fruity odour. Acetone is the smallest and simplest ketone and its formula is (CH3)2CO. It is an organic compound and is produced directly

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