Synonyms: "2,2',4,5'-TCB", "1,4-dichloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)benzene"", "2,4,2',5'-tetrachlorobiphenyl", "2,2',4,5'-etrachloro-1,1'-biphenyl", "PCB No. 49", "PCB-49, "PCB 49".
Source: 2,2',4,5'-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: 1,4-dichloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 41464-40-8
PubChem ID: 38876
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C=C1Cl)Cl)C2=C(C=CC(=C2)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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