Synonyms: "2,3,4,5,3',4'-Hexachlorobiphenyl", "PCB-156", "PCB 156"
Source: 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl 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: 1,2,3,4-tetrachloro-5-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 38380-08-4
PubChem ID: 38019
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C=C1C2=CC(=C(C(=C2Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12<H4Cl6
Molecular Weight: 360,878
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 18
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