Synonyms: "PCB No 151", "2,3,5,6,2',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl", "PCB-151", "1,2,4,5-tetrachloro-3-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)benzene", "PCB 151", "2,2',3,5,5',6-HCBP", "PCB No. 151", "PCB No 151", "2,2',3,5,5',6-Hexachloro-1,1'-biphenyl".
Source: 2,2',3,5,5',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: 1,2,4,5-tetrachloro-3-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 52663-63-5
PubChem ID: 40471
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C=C1Cl)C2=C(C(=CC(=C2Cl)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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