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Noun1.haloalkane - organic compound in which halogen atoms have been substituted for hydrogen atoms in an alkane
haloform - compounds with the formula CHX3, where X is a halogen atom
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
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Roughly the first half covers basic aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, halogenated derivatives, and alcohol, ether, thiol, and amine groups; the second half delves into more complex reactions involving aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acid derivatives, polymerization, and larger biomolecules.
FMC's environmental portfolio of soil and groundwater remediation technologies have been used across six continents to remediate hydrocarbons, halogenated organics, organic explosive compounds, pesticides and heavy metals.