This page aims to list well-known chemical compounds
, to stimulate the creation of Wikipedia articles.
This list is not necessarily complete or up to date – if you see an article that should be here but isn't (or one that shouldn't be here but is), please update the page accordingly.
Relevant links for chemical compounds are:
- The CAS Substance Databases, which contains information on about 23 million compounds.
- Chemfinder is helpful for finding information about a chemical.
- ChemIDplus at http://chem.sis.nlm.nih.gov/chemidplus/ is a useful non-commercial source for chemical lookups
- Compendium of Pesticide Common Names at http://www.alanwood.net/pesticides/ has details of over 1500 pesticide active ingredients, and is the source of the original version of this list.
See also: organic compound, list of biomolecules, list of minerals, polyatomic ions, list of elements by name, list of organic compounds, list of inorganic compounds.