Synonyms: "2,3,3',4',5,6-hexachloro-1,1'-biphenyl", "1,2,4,5-tetrachloro-3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)benzene", "SCHEMBL4450479", "DTXSID8074233", "CTK5D9926", "PCB-163", "1,1'-biphenyl, 2,3,3',4',5,6-hexachloro", "PCB No. 163", "PCB 163".
Source: 2,3,3',4',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-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 74472-44-9
PubChem ID: 63079
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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