1,2-DICHLOROETHANE* - (107-06-2)

Introduction

Name: 1,2-dichloroethane*; ethylene dichloride; freon 150
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 107-06-2
Chemical Formula: C2H4Cl2
Molar Mass: 98.95916 g
Mass Percent: C 24.274 %; H 4.0741 %; Cl 71.651 % 
Isomers:  1,1-dichloroethane

Classification

• organic

Uses/Function

• "14th most produced chemical in the United States - 13.81 billion pounds" 1

Bonding

For More Information

Sources

(1) - Reisch, Mark S.; Top 50 Chemicals Production Turned Back Up in 1987. Chemical & Engineering News, April 11, 1988, pp 30-33.