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Index Pentachlorobenzene

Pentachlorobenzene (PeCB) is a chemical compound with the molecular formula C6HCl5 which is a chlorinated aromatic hydrocarbon. [1]

25 relations: Aromaticity, Benzene, Carbon tetrachloride, Chlorine, Chlorobenzene, Crystallization, Dichlorobenzene, Distillation, Fungicide, Hexachlorobenzene, Hydrocarbon, Hydrogen chloride, International Programme on Chemical Safety, Nitrobenzene, Pentachlorobenzenethiol, Pentachloronitrobenzene, Pentafluorobenzene, Persistent organic pollutant, Polychlorinated biphenyl, Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, Polychlorinated dibenzofurans, Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, Trichlorobenzene, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Viscosity.


In organic chemistry, the term aromaticity is used to describe a cyclic (ring-shaped), planar (flat) molecule with a ring of resonance bonds that exhibits more stability than other geometric or connective arrangements with the same set of atoms.

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Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.

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Carbon tetrachloride

Carbon tetrachloride, also known by many other names (the most notable being tetrachloromethane, also recognized by the IUPAC, carbon tet in the cleaning industry, Halon-104 in firefighting, and Refrigerant-10 in HVACR) is an organic compound with the chemical formula CCl4.

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

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

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Crystallization is the (natural or artificial) process by which a solid forms, where the atoms or molecules are highly organized into a structure known as a crystal.

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There are three distinct chemical compounds which are dichlorobenzenes.

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Distillation is the process of separating the components or substances from a liquid mixture by selective boiling and condensation.

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

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

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In organic chemistry, a hydrocarbon is an organic compound consisting entirely of hydrogen and carbon.

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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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International Programme on Chemical Safety

The International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) was formed in 1980 and is a collaboration between three United Nations bodies, the World Health Organization, the International Labour Organization and the United Nations Environment Programme, to establish a scientific basis for safe use of chemicals and to strengthen national capabilities and capacities for chemical safety.

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Nitrobenzene is an organic compound with the chemical formula C6H5NO2.

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

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Pentachloronitrobenzene, typically abbreviated PCNB, is a registered fungicide formally derived from nitrobenzene.

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Pentafluorobenzene is a organofluoride compound with the molecular formula.

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Persistent organic pollutant

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that are resistant to environmental degradation through chemical, biological, and photolytic processes.

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Polychlorinated biphenyl

A polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) is an organic chlorine compound with the formula C12H10−xClx.

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Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins

Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins (PCDDs), or simply dioxins, are a group of polyhalogenated organic compounds that are significant environmental pollutants.

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Polychlorinated dibenzofurans

Polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs) are a family of organic compounds with one or several of the hydrogens in the dibenzofuran structure replaced by chlorines.

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

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United States Environmental Protection Agency

The Environmental Protection Agency is an independent agency of the United States federal government for environmental protection.

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

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