Platinocyanide

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A platinocyanide is a salt containing the anion Pt(CN)42−. Barium platinocyanide, BaPt(CN)4, was important in the discovery of X-rays, and in the development of the fluoroscope. One platinocyanide salt with interesting conductive properties is Krogmann's salt.Used in Cathode Ray Tube Televisions as the fluoroscent material.