Synonyms: "PCB 30", "2,4,6-trichloro-1,1'-biphenyl", "2,4,6-PCB"
Source: 2,4,6-trichlorobiphenyl is a member of the polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), a group of industrial chemicals used as dielectrics, coolants and lubricants in electrical equipment. PCBs contaminate water by leaching from landfills or other waste deposits.
IUPAC Name: 1,3,5-trichloro-2-phenylbenzene
CAS Number: 35693-92-6
PubChem ID: 37247
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC=C(C=C1)C2=C(C=C(C=C2Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H7Cl3
Molecular Weight: 257.543
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 15
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