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1,1,2-Trichloroethane Properties


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1,1,2-Trichloroethane is an organochloride solvent. It is used as a solvent and as an intermediate in the synthesis of 1,1-dichloroethane. It is a central nervous system depressant and inhalation of vapors may cause dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, shortness of breath, unconsciousness, or cancer.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colourless liquid
Boiling Point 110-115 °C
CAS Number 79-00-5
ChEBI 36018
Density 1.435 g/ml
EINECS Number 201-166-9
IUPAC Name 1,1,2-Trichloroethane
InChI 1S/C2H3Cl3/c3-1-2(4)5/h2H,1H2
Melting Point -37 °C
Molar Mass 133.40 g/mol
Molecular Formula C2H3Cl3
NFPA 704 H-3,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number KJ3150000
Refractive n20/D 1.471
Related Compounds 1,1,1-Trichloroethane;Trichloroethylene
Solubility 4 g/l
Synonyms 1,1,2-TCA;Vinyl Trichloride;beta-Trichloroethane