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Substance Name: Polychlorinated biphenyls
RN: 1336-36-3

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 189.664
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Reproductive Effect
  • TSCA Flag R (Subject to a Section 6 Risk Management Rule under TSCA)
  • TSCA UVCB
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • 2007 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 5
  • 2011 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 5
  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2A
  • Reasonably Anticipated to be a Carcinogen
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 1 lb

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Polychlorinated biphenyls

Synonyms

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, chloro derivs
  • Aroclor
  • Biphenyl, chlorinated
  • Biphenyl, polychloro-
  • Caswell No. 672A
  • CCRIS 526
  • Chlophen
  • Chlorextol
  • Chlorinated biphenyl
  • Chlorinated diphenyl
  • Chlorinated diphenylene
  • Chloro 1,1-biphenyl
  • Chloro biphenyl
  • Clophen
  • Dykanol
  • EINECS 215-648-1
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 017801
  • Fenclor
  • Fenclor 42
  • HSDB 3945
  • Inerteen
  • Kanechlor
  • Montar
  • Monter
  • Noflamol
  • PCB
  • PCB's
  • PCBS
  • Phenochlor
  • Phenoclor
  • Polychlorinated biphenyl
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls
  • Polychlorobiphenyl
  • Polychlorobiphenyls
  • Pyralene
  • Pyranol
  • Santotherm
  • Santotherm fr
  • Sovol
  • Therminol
  • Therminol fr-1

Systematic Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, chloro derivs.
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls

Superlist Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, chloro derivs.
  • Aroclors
  • PCBS
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls (containing 60% or more chlorine by MW)
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls, liquid
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls, liquid [UN2315] [Class 9]
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls, solid
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls, solid [UN2315] [Class 9]
  • Polychlorobiphenyls
  • UN2315

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 1336-36-3

System Generated Number

  • 0001336363

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 oral 1900mg/kg (1900mg/kg) LIVER: OTHER CHANGES Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi. Vol. 60, Pg. 544, 1969.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
log P (octanol-water) 7.1 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 0.7 mg/L 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 4.15E-04 atm-m3/mole 25 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 8.13E-13 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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