Synonyms: "2,4,5,2',5'-pentachlorobiphenyl", "1,2,4-trichloro-5-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)benzene", "PCB No 101", "PCB No. 101", "PCB 101", "PCB-101".
Source: 2,2',4,5,5'-pentachlorobiphenyl 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-trichloro-5-(2,5-dichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 37680-73-2
PubChem ID: 37807
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C=C1Cl)C2=CC(=C(C=C2Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H5Cl5
Molecular Weight: 326.422
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 17
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