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I know that when urine (more specifically, the urea within) is metabolised by bacteria, ammonia is released. However, because of the high solubility of ammonia, I assume it simply dissolves into the water.

A container of urine will develop gases inside. What are they?

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Carbon dioxide and ammonia when treated with bacteria along with water vapour

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    $\begingroup$ Welcome to Chemistry Stack Exchange. Could you improve your answer by providing more information? $\endgroup$ – Ben Norris Jun 4 '18 at 1:10
  • $\begingroup$ Down voted - There has to be more than only those two compounds in the equilibrium gas phase. $\endgroup$ – MaxW Aug 2 '18 at 13:41

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