chloroethane


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chloroethane

[‚klȯr·ō′eth‚ān]
(organic chemistry)
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Henry's law constants and infinite dilution activity coefficients of propane, propene, butane, 2-methylpropane, 1-butene, 2-methylpropene, trans-2-butene, cis-2-butene, 1,3-butadiene, dimethyl ether, chloroethane, and 1,1-difluoroethane in 2-methyl-3-buten-2-ol and 3-methyl-3-buten-l-ol.
The TCA1 bacterium thrives in the presence of TCA, and it metabolizes the pollutant into chloroethane, which is relatively easily remediated by aerobic soil microbes.