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Substance Name: Benzene, 1,2-bis(chloromethyl)-
RN: 612-12-4
InChIKey: FMGGHNGKHRCJLL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Code

  • Mutation Data

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H8-Cl2

Molecular Weight

  • 175.057
 
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Names and Synonyms

Synonyms

  • 1,2-Bis(chloromethyl)benzene
  • 4-05-00-00927 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-16046
  • alpha,alpha'-Dichloro-o-xylene
  • BRN 2043675
  • CCRIS 1773
  • EINECS 210-291-8
  • NSC 71934
  • o-Bis(chloromethyl)benzene
  • o-Xylene, alpha,alpha'-dichloro-
  • o-Xylylene dichloride

Systematic Names

  • 1,2-Bis(chloromethyl)benzene
  • alpha,alpha'-Dichloro-o-xylene
  • Benzene, 1,2-bis(chloromethyl)-
  • o-Xylene, alpha,alpha'-dichloro-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 612-12-4

System Generated Number

  • 0000612124

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H8Cl2/c9-5-7-3-1-2-4-8(7)6-10/h1-4H,5-6H2

InChIKey

FMGGHNGKHRCJLL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(cccc1)CCl)CCl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 320mg/kg (320mg/kg)   U.S. Army Armament Research & Development Command, Chemical Systems Laboratory, NIOSH Exchange Chemicals. Vol. NX#03225,
mouse LD50 oral 1131mg/kg (1131mg/kg) VASCULAR: REGIONAL OR GENERAL ARTERIOLAR OR VENOUS DILATION

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0555290,
rat LD50 oral 2263mg/kg (2263mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

VASCULAR: REGIONAL OR GENERAL ARTERIOLAR OR VENOUS DILATION
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0555290,

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 55 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 239.5 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 3.600 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.02E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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