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Write Applications of Co-ordination Compounds in Medicine and Electroplating. - Chemistry

Write applications of co-ordination compounds in medicine and electroplating.

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Solution

Applications of coordination compounds:

1) In medicine:

  • Cisplatin [PtCl2(NH3)2] is useful in treatment of cancer.
  • EDTA is useful in treatment of poisoning by lead.

2) In electroplating

Stable complexes with very small dissociation in solution are used for electroplating with silver and gold.

  • The complex K[Ag(CN)2] is used for electroplating with silver
  • The complex K[Au(CN)2] is used for electroplating with gold
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