Naturale Continet Liquorem

Naturale Continet Liquorem

C50 H92 N3 O12

Water (H2O),
found in abundance
as the common life
compound, composed of
the simplest blocks
to found life
and sustain it
for as long as it is.

Pyridine (C5H5N),
mostly found
in belladonna
and marshmallow;
trace amounts
found in roasting
or canning processes
and in smoke.

Squalene (C30H50),
used in cosmetics
and found in sharks;
used in vaccines
to help the immune
system’s response,
also theorized to
reduce cancer risk.

Urea (CH4N2O),
can be used to make
high explosives,
eaten by plankton,
is a cloud seeding
agent, used in lotions,
enhances cigar flavor,
found in blood plasma.

Acetic acid (C2H4O2),
is used in esters
for solvents in
inks and paints;
ingredient in vinegar,
produced biologically,
can be used in physical
therapy by electro-osmosis.

Lactic acid (C3H6O3),
a main energy source
for organic things,
can be a disinfectant,
comes from the enzyme
lactate dehydrogenase
during normal metabolism
and exercise.

Alcohol (C2H6O),
can cause direct damage
to DNA, is a type of fuel,
can be used in forced
induction internal
combustion engines with
injection into the air
intake after turbocharging.

Glycol (C2H6O2),
reacts with alcohols
in esterification,
which have applications
in organic chemistry
through extensive use
in fragrance and
flavor industries.

Ketone (C3H6O),
is produced on
massive scales for
and solvents,
and can be obtained
through oxidation
of hydrocarbons.

Aldehyde (C2H4O),
can be reduced to
an alcohol, and
readily reacts with
nucleophiles; some
toxicities associated
relate to heart and
neurodegenerative diseases.

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