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cadmium sulfide

[′kad·mē·əm ′səl‚fīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CdS A compound with two forms: orange, insoluble in water, used as a pigment, and also known as orange cadmium; light yellow, hexagonal crystals, insoluble in water, and also known as cadmium yellow.
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Mehra et al., "Biosynthesis of cadmium sulphide quantum semiconductor crystallites," Nature, vol.
The researchers produced cadmium sulphide particles in microscopically small membrane bubbles.
They contain cancer-causing chemicals such as the flame retardant PBDE (polybrominated diphenyl ethers), PCDD (polychlorinated dioxins), barium, copper, lead, zinc, cadmium oxides and cadmium sulphides and trivalent antimony.