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Some chemicals certainly have extraordinary properties. One can consider them extreme in a sense, that they are the prime example for a concept, or they achieve the highest or lowest values in a certain area.

This Q&A attempts to compile a list of questions asked on this network, which have a background related to such extreme values or properties. we decided to add such a list because it is a popular search term.

It is a community effort, hence everybody with more than 100 reputation points can edit the answer. If you think something is missing in this list, just go ahead and add it. This post will be locked to prevent adding new answers, though. The corresponding discussion can be found on meta.chemistry.se. If you think there are some obvious points missing here, please go there and open a discussion.

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  • $\begingroup$ Define "extreme" $\endgroup$ – JavaNewbie_M107 Sep 16 '15 at 14:36
  • $\begingroup$ @JavaNewbie_M107 Extreme means "the highest or lowest measure/value for some particular physical or chemical characteristic." $\endgroup$ – feetwet Sep 16 '15 at 14:47
  • $\begingroup$ @Java see the meta on this. This was intended to be created. $\endgroup$ – M.A.R. Sep 18 '15 at 11:17
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Good external lists:

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