Synonyms: "2,2',3,4-tetrachloro-1,1'-biphenyl", "1,2,3-trichloro-4-(2-chlorophenyl)benzene", "PCB-41", "PCB 41".
Source: 2,2',3,4-tetrachlorobiphenyl 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-chlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 52663-59-9
PubChem ID: 40467
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC=C(C(=C1)C2=C(C(=C(C=C2)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H6Cl4
Molecular Weight: 291.980
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 16
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