Synonyms: "3,3',5,5'-tetrachloro-4,4'-biphenyldiol ", "2,6-dichloro-4-(3,5-dichloro-4-hydroxyphenyl)phenol"
Source: 4,4'-dihydroxy-3,3',5,5'-tetrachlorobiphenyl is a hydroxylated polychlorinated biphenyl (OH-PCB). OH-PCBs are metabolites of PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls), which are widely used as dielectric and coolant fluids.
IUPAC Name: 2,6-dichloro-4-(3,5-dichloro-4-hydroxyphenyl)phenol
CAS Number: 13049-13-3
PubChem ID: 97032
Canonical SMILES: C1=C(C=C(C(=C1Cl)O)Cl)C2=CC(=C(C(=C2)Cl)O)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H6Cl4O2
Molecular Weight: 323.987
Number of bond donors: 2
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 18
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