Methane

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Name
Deutsch: Methan
Català: Metà
Ελληνικά: Μεθάνιο
English: Methane
Español: Metano
Français : Méthane
Bahasa Indonesia: Metana
Italiano: Metano
日本語: メタン
Nederlands: Methaan
Русский: Метан
Polski: Metan
Slovenščina: Metan
Türkçe: Metan
Formula

CH4

CAS number

74-82-8

(isomeric) SMILES

C

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Methane, is a gas. Pure it is odorless, but when used commercially is usually mixed with small quantities of strongly-smelling sulfur compounds such as ethyl mercaptan (ethanothiol) to enable the detection of leaks.

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