Type of Compound: Toxin

Medical Properties: 

Carcinogenic

Description:  Carbon Monoxide is an odorless, tasteless, poisonous gas, CO, that results from the incomplete combustion of carbon. Inhalation causes central nervous system damage and asphyxiation.

Boiling Point (F): 446

Melting Point (F): 230

Melting Point (C): -337

Concentration (% of dry weight): -205

Relative Content (%):

Chemical Formula: CO

IUPAC Name: Carbon monoxide