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Cyanide Detector

Caption: A ball-and-stick model of the detector is shown at upper left. After cyanide (CN-) reacts with the colorless detector, the detector will emit visible light when illuminated with ultraviolet or "black" light.

Credit: Dongwhan Lee

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