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dalapon

[′dal·ə‚pän]
(organic chemistry)
Generic name for 2,2-dichloropropionic acid; a liquid with a boiling point of 185-190°C at 760 mmHg; soluble in water, alcohol, and ether; used as a herbicide.
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An unrelated chemical contaminant noted in 2001 and 2002 was Dalapon, an herbicide used for agricultural weed control off the site.
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