1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane

1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane

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(organic chemistry)
CCl2FCClF2 A colorless, volatile liquid with a boiling point of 47.6°C; used as a solvent for dry cleaning, as a refrigerant, and in fire extinguishers. Also known as trifluorotrichloroethane.
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EPA 418.1 involves acidification of the water sample to pH < 2, extraction of the analytes from the sample matrix using 1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane (Freon 113) or tetrachloromethane (C[Cl.sub.4]), and filtration of the extract through anhydrous sodium sulphate for moisture removal.
tubes, using equal parts of bidistilled water and freon (1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane, DuPont, Wilmington, USA).
Raised concentration of serum bile acids following occupational exposure to halogenated solvents, 1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane and trichloroethylene.