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Index Hexachlorobenzene

Hexachlorobenzene, or perchlorobenzene, is an organochloride with the molecular formula C6Cl6. [1]

25 relations: Anatolia, Bioaccumulation, Biomagnification, Carcinogen, Chlorobenzene, Chloroform, Dichlorobenzene, Ecosystem, Fungicide, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Karnal bunt, Kidney cancer, List of IARC Group 2B carcinogens, Liver cancer, Marine life, Organochloride, Pentachlorobenzene, Pentachlorobenzenethiol, Photosensitivity, Porphyria cutanea tarda, Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, Teratology, Thyroid cancer, Trichlorobenzene, Ulcer (dermatology).


Anatolia (Modern Greek: Ανατολία Anatolía, from Ἀνατολή Anatolḗ,; "east" or "rise"), also known as Asia Minor (Medieval and Modern Greek: Μικρά Ἀσία Mikrá Asía, "small Asia"), Asian Turkey, the Anatolian peninsula, or the Anatolian plateau, is the westernmost protrusion of Asia, which makes up the majority of modern-day Turkey.

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Bioaccumulation is the accumulation of substances, such as pesticides, or other chemicals in an organism.

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Biomagnification, also known as bioamplification or biological magnification, is the increasing concentration of a substance, such as a toxic chemical, in the tissues of tolerant organisms at successively higher levels in a food chain.

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

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Chlorobenzene is an aromatic organic compound with the chemical formula C6H5Cl.

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

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There are three distinct chemical compounds which are dichlorobenzenes.

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An ecosystem is a community made up of living organisms and nonliving components such as air, water, and mineral soil.

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Fungicides are biocidal chemical compounds or biological organisms used to kill parasitic fungi or their spores.

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International Agency for Research on Cancer

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC; Centre International de Recherche sur le Cancer, CIRC) is an intergovernmental agency forming part of the World Health Organization of the United Nations.

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Karnal bunt

Karnal bunt (also known as partial bunt) is a fungal disease of wheat, durum wheat, and triticale.

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Kidney cancer

Kidney cancer, also known as renal cancer, is a type of cancer that starts in the cells in the kidney.

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List of IARC Group 2B carcinogens

Substances, mixtures and exposure circumstances in this list have been classified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) as Group 2B: The agent (mixture) is "possibly carcinogenic to humans".

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Liver cancer

Liver cancer, also known as hepatic cancer and primary hepatic cancer, is cancer that starts in the liver.

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Marine life

Marine life, or sea life or ocean life, is the plants, animals and other organisms that live in the salt water of the sea or ocean, or the brackish water of coastal estuaries.

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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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Pentachlorobenzene (PeCB) is a chemical compound with the molecular formula C6HCl5 which is a chlorinated aromatic hydrocarbon.

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Pentachlorobenzenethiol is a chemical compound from the group of thiols and organochlorine compounds.

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Photosensitivity is the amount to which an object reacts upon receiving photons, especially visible light.

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Porphyria cutanea tarda

Porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) is the most common subtype of porphyria.

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Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants is an international environmental treaty, signed in 2001 and effective from May 2004, that aims to eliminate or restrict the production and use of persistent organic pollutants (POPs).

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Teratology is the study of abnormalities of physiological development.

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Thyroid cancer

Thyroid cancer is cancer that develops from the tissues of the thyroid gland.

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Trichlorobenzene (TCB) may refer to any of three isomeric chlorinated derivatives of benzene with the molecular formula C6H3Cl3.

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Ulcer (dermatology)

An ulcer is a sore on the skin or a mucous membrane, accompanied by the disintegration of tissue.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hexachlorobenzene

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