Synonyms: "2-nitro-1,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin", "1,3,7,8-tetrachloro-2-nitrodibenzo-p-dioxin"
Source: 1,3,7,8-tetrachloro-2-nitrodibenzo-p-dioxin is a polychlorinated dibenzodioxin (PCDDs). PCDDs occur as by-products in the manufacture of some organochlorines, in the incineration of chlorine-containing substances such as PVC (polyvinyl chloride), in the chlorine bleaching of paper, and from natural sources such as volcanoes and forest fires.
IUPAC Name: 1,3,7,8-tetrachloro-2-nitrodibenzo-p-dioxin
CAS Number: 50585-46-1
PubChem ID: 149104
Canonical SMILES: C1=C2C(=CC(=C1Cl)Cl)OC3=C(C(=C(C=C3O2)Cl)[N+](=O)[O-])Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H3Cl4NO4
Molecular Weight: 366,969
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 21
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