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Chemical Abstract Number (CAS #) 319857
CASRN 319-85-7
Synonymsbeta-BHC
Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha, 2.beta,3.alpha, 4.beta, 5.alpha, 6.beta)
beta-Benzenehexachloride
HCH-beta
Analytical Methods EPA Method 508
EPA Method 608
EPA Method 617
EPA Method 625
EPA Method 8081
EPA Method 8270
Molecular FormulaC6H6Cl6

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Use Formerly used in the USA as an insecticide. Benzene hexachloride
Apparent Color CRYSTALS FROM BENZENE, ALCOHOL, OR XYLENE
Boiling Point 60 DEG C AT 0.50 MM HG
Molecular Weight 290.85
Density 1.89 AT 19 DEG C
Drinking Water Impact RESIDUES IN GROUND WATER USED FOR DRINKING PURPOSES /RANGED FROM 0 TO 220 NG/L IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA RIVERS IN JAPAN HAVE BEEN FOUND TO CONTAIN LEVELS RANGING FROM 10 TO 30 NG/L

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