Kepone Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Kepone Properties

Kepone

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Description

 

Kepone is a carcinogenic,insecticide.It is a chlorinated polycyclic ketone insecticide and fungicide.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Tan to White Solid Crystals
CAS Number 143-50-0
Density 1.6 g/cm3
IUPAC Name 1,1a,3,3a,4,5,5,5a,5b,6-Decachlorooctahydro-2H-1,3,4-(methanetriyl)cyclobuta[cd]pentalen-2-one
InChI InChI=1S/C10Cl10O/c11-2-1(21)3(12)6(15)4(2,13)8(17)5(2,14)7(3,16)9(6,18)10(8,19)20
InChIKey LHHGDZSESBACKH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point 350ºC
Molar Mass 490.64 g/mol
Molecular Formula C10Cl10O
Synonyms Chlordecone;Clordecone;Merex