Properties[change | edit source]
Preparation[change | edit source]
Uses[change | edit source]
It is used in photographic film. It darkens when exposed to light, which makes a picture. It is also used in electrochemistry. It is used as a disinfectant in bandages. It is also used to make stained glass. It can be used when someone is poisoned with mercury.
Safety[change | edit source]
It can irritate skin. It can also stain the skin. It is a weak oxidizing agent.