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Compound Summary for: CID 5993

Chlordan

Also known as: chlordane, Chlorindan, cis-Chlordane, trans-Chlordane, Dowchlor, Oktaterr, Synklor, Topiclor, Toxichlor
Molecular Formula: C10H6Cl8   Molecular Weight: 409.77864   InChIKey: BIWJNBZANLAXMG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A highly poisonous organochlorine insecticide. The EPA has cancelled registrations of pesticides containing this compound with the exception of its use through subsurface ground insertion for termite control and the dipping of roots or tops of non-food plants. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)   From: MeSH
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