dichlorobenzene


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dichlorobenzene

(daɪˌklɔːrəʊˈbɛnziːn)
n
any of a group of three insoluble isomeric chemical compounds used in solvents, insecticides, and dyes
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This has allowed a comparison of the exclusive effect of distilled water against that of 2% Para dichlorobenzene.
Gard and Brown were less interested in removing drugs and radiation and more concerned with detoxification of accumulated chemicals such as styrene, xylene, toluene, ethylbenzene, dichlorobenzene, chloroform, tetrachloroethylene, and trichloroethane.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently made screening Dichlorobenzene for hormonal effects a priority.
However, creating these sensors requires dissolving nanotubes in a solvent such as dichlorobenzene, using a process that can be hazardous and unreliable.
Similarly, other compounds may be present in a small number of instances where they have significant impact, such as 1,4 dichlorobenzene (which is used in moth balls and toilet sanitizers).
He found out that workers are exposed to chemical hazards such as sulphuric acid and hydrochloric acid, caustic soda, dichlorobenzene, and pentachlorophenol.
Greenpeace has found chemicals such as carbon tetrachloride, chloroform, trichloroethene, tetrachloroethene, and dichlorobenzene, in concentrations ranging from five to 600 times the safety limits.
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