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Index 1,2-Dichloroethane

The chemical compound 1,2-dichloroethane commonly known as ethylene dichloride (EDC), is a chlorinated hydrocarbon. [1]

46 relations: Aluminium, Anoxic waters, Aquifer, Azeotrope, Bioremediation, Carcinogen, Chemical compound, China, Chlorine, Chloroform, Chloromethane, Combustibility and flammability, Copper(II) chloride, Debye, Dichloroethane, Dichloromethane, Dioxolane, Dry cleaning, Ethylene, Ethylenediamine, Half-life, Haloalkane, Hydrogen chloride, Iron, Iron(III) chloride, Japan, Liquid, Monomer, Odor, Organic compound, Organochloride, Organometallics, Oxychlorination, Polyvinyl chloride, Protic solvent, Solubility, Solvent, Toluene, Toxicity, United States, Vapor pressure, Vinyl chloride, Viscosity, Western Europe, Zinc, 1,1,1-Trichloroethane.


Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element with symbol Al and atomic number 13.

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Anoxic waters

Anoxic waters are areas of sea water, fresh water, or groundwater that are depleted of dissolved oxygen and are a more severe condition of hypoxia.

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An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock, rock fractures or unconsolidated materials (gravel, sand, or silt).

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An azeotrope (gK, US) or a constant boiling point mixture is a mixture of two or more liquids whose proportions cannot be altered or changed by simple distillation.

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Bioremediation is a process used to treat contaminated media, including water, soil and subsurface material, by altering environmental conditions to stimulate growth of microorganisms and degrade the target pollutants.

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A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer.

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Chemical compound

A chemical compound is a chemical substance composed of many identical molecules (or molecular entities) composed of atoms from more than one element held together by chemical bonds.

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Chlorine is a chemical element with symbol Cl and atomic number 17.

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Chloroform, or trichloromethane, is an organic compound with formula CHCl3.

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Chloromethane, also called methyl chloride, Refrigerant-40, R-40 or HCC 40, is a chemical compound of the group of organic compounds called haloalkanes.

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Combustibility and flammability

Flammable materials are those that ignite more easily than other materials, whereas those that are harder to ignite or burn less vigorously are combustible.

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Copper(II) chloride

Copper(II) chloride is the chemical compound with the chemical formula CuCl2.

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The debye (symbol: D) is a CGS unit (a non-SI metric unit) of electric dipole momentElectric dipole moment is defined as charge times displacement: |- |height.

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Dichloroethane can refer to either of two isomeric organochlorides with the molecular formula C2H4Cl2.

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Methylene dichloride (DCM, or methylene chloride, or dichloromethane) is a geminal organic compound with the formula CH2Cl2.

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Dioxolane is a heterocyclic acetal with the chemical formula (CH2)2O2CH2.

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Dry cleaning

Dry cleaning is any cleaning process for clothing and textiles using a chemical solvent other than water.

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Ethylene (IUPAC name: ethene) is a hydrocarbon which has the formula or H2C.

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Ethylenediamine (abbreviated as en when a ligand) is the organic compound with the formula C2H4(NH2)2.

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Half-life (symbol t1⁄2) is the time required for a quantity to reduce to half its initial value.

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The haloalkanes (also known as halogenoalkanes or alkyl halides) are a group of chemical compounds derived from alkanes containing one or more halogens.

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Hydrogen chloride

The compound hydrogen chloride has the chemical formula and as such is a hydrogen halide.

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Iron is a chemical element with symbol Fe (from ferrum) and atomic number 26.

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Iron(III) chloride

Iron(III) chloride, also called ferric chloride, is an industrial scale commodity chemical compound, with the formula FeCl3 and with iron in the +3 oxidation state.

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Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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A liquid is a nearly incompressible fluid that conforms to the shape of its container but retains a (nearly) constant volume independent of pressure.

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A monomer (mono-, "one" + -mer, "part") is a molecule that "can undergo polymerization thereby contributing constitutional units to the essential structure of a macromolecule".

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An odor, odour or fragrance is always caused by one or more volatilized chemical compounds.

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Organic compound

In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.

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An organochloride, organochlorine compound, chlorocarbon, or chlorinated hydrocarbon is an organic compound containing at least one covalently bonded atom of chlorine that has an effect on the chemical behavior of the molecule.

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Organometallics is a biweekly journal published by the American Chemical Society.

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In organic chemistry oxychlorination is a process for making C-Cl bonds.

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Polyvinyl chloride

Polyvinyl chloride, also known as polyvinyl or '''vinyl''', commonly abbreviated PVC, is the world's third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, after polyethylene and polypropylene.

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Protic solvent

In chemistry, a protic solvent is a solvent that has a hydrogen atom bound to an oxygen (as in a hydroxyl group) or a nitrogen (as in an amine group).

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Solubility is the property of a solid, liquid or gaseous chemical substance called solute to dissolve in a solid, liquid or gaseous solvent.

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A solvent (from the Latin solvō, "loosen, untie, solve") is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically distinct liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution.

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Toluene, also known as toluol, is an aromatic hydrocarbon.

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Toxicity is the degree to which a chemical substance or a particular mixture of substances can damage an organism.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Vapor pressure

Vapor pressure or equilibrium vapor pressure is defined as the pressure exerted by a vapor in thermodynamic equilibrium with its condensed phases (solid or liquid) at a given temperature in a closed system.

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Vinyl chloride

Vinyl chloride is an organochloride with the formula H2C.

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The viscosity of a fluid is the measure of its resistance to gradual deformation by shear stress or tensile stress.

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Western Europe

Western Europe is the region comprising the western part of Europe.

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Zinc is a chemical element with symbol Zn and atomic number 30.

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The organic compound 1,1,1-trichloroethane, also known as methyl chloroform, is a chloroalkane.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1,2-Dichloroethane

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