Synonyms: "4'-n-Butyl-2,3,4,5-tetrachlorobiphenyl", "4'-butyl-2,3,4,5-tetrachlorobiphenyl", "1-(4-butylphenyl)-2,3,4,5-tetrachlorobenzene"
Source: 4'-n-butyl-2,3,4,5-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-butylphenyl)-2,3,4,5-tetrachlorobenzene
CAS Number: 88966-70-5
PubChem ID: 184911
Canonical SMILES: CCCCC1=CC=C(C=C1)C2=CC(=C(C(=C2Cl)Cl)Cl)Cl
Molecular Formula: C16H14Cl4
Molecular Weight: 348.088
Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 0
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 20
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