Synonyms: "2,3,7,8-tetrabromodibenzo-4-dioxin", "2,3,7,8-tetrabromooxanthrene", "2,3,7,8-tetrabromodibenzodioxin"
Source: 2,3,7,8-tetrabromodibenzo-p-dioxin is a brominated dibenzo-p-dioxin (PBDDs). PBDDs occur as trace (ppb) contaminants in brominated flame retardants and are produced during combustion of these chemicals, for example in municipal waste incineration and internal combustion engines.
IUPAC Name: 2,3,7,8-tetrabromodibenzo-p-dioxin
CAS Number: 50585-41-6
PubChem ID: 39729
Canonical SMILES: C1=C2C(=CC(=C1Br)Br)OC3=CC(=C(C=C3O2)Br)Br
Molecular Formula: C12H4Br4O2
Molecular Weight: 499,775
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 18
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