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Testing Status of 2,2'-4,4',5,5'-Hexachlorobiphenyl (PCB 153) M960053


CASRN: 35065-27-1

Formula: C12-H4-Cl6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 2,2',4,4',5,5'-hexachloro- (9CI)
  • PCB 153

Known Uses

Capacitors, transformers, manufacture of plasticizers, hydraulic fluid, lubricants, surface coatings, inks, sealants, adhesives, pesticide extenders, microencapsulation of dyes for carbonless duplicating paper; ingredient in lacquers, paints & varnishes

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (G96053)  On Test 
    • Lot/Batch:  31532-78