Synonyms: "2,3,4,5,4'-pentachloro-biphenyl", "PCB 114"
Source: 2,3,4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl is a member of the polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB), 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: 1,2,3,4-tetrachloro-5-(4-chlorophenyl)benzene
CAS Number: 74472-37-0
PubChem ID: 53036
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=CC=C1C2=CC(=C(C(=C2Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C12H5Cl5
Molecular Weight: 326.433
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 17
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