Synonyms: "PCB 132", "GPCB 132", "2,2',3,3',4,6'-hexachloro-1,1'-biphenyl", "1,2,3-trichloro-4-(2,3,6-trichlorophenyl)benzene", "PCB-132", "PCB No. 132", "2,2,3,3,4,6-hexachlorobiphenyl", "2,2,3,3,4,6-hexachloro-1,1-biphenyl".
Source: 2,2',3,3',4,6'-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-trichloro-4-(2,3,6-trichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 38380-05-1
PubChem ID: 38017
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C(=C1C2=C(C=CC(=C2Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H4Cl6
Molecular Weight: 360.864
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 18
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