Is the danger associated with #HC-=N# solutions associated with its acidity?

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Nov 25, 2016

Answer:

There is no necessary relationship. #HC-=N# is a deadly poison, but then so is basic #""^(-)C-=N#.

Explanation:

On the other hand, most things that we eat that taste good are slightly acidic (i.e. #pH<7#). See this old answer.