Synonyms: "2,3-dichloro-5-(2,3,4-trichlorophenyl)phenol","2',3',4,4',5-pentachloro-(1,1'-biphenyl)-3-ol", "2',3,3',4,4'-pentachloro-1,1'-biphenyl-5-ol","5'-hydroxy-2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl".

Source: 2,3-dichloro-5-(2,3,4-trichlorophenyl)phenol is a metabolite of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, which are widely used as flame retardants.


IUPAC Name: 2,3-dichloro-5-(2,3,4-trichlorophenyl)phenol
CAS Number: 150975-81-8
PubChem ID: 177911
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C(=C1C2=CC(=C(C(=C2)Cl)Cl)O)Cl)Cl)Cl

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C12H5Cl5O
Molecular Weight: 342.421

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 1
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 18


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Toxicological Information

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor
TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

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