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C13H10SCl2 White crystals with a melting point of 72°C; used as a miticide for spider mites on fruit trees and ornamentals.
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
(also Chlorparacide, 4-chlorophenyl-4′ - chlorobenzyl sulfide), 4-ClC6H4SCH2C6H4Cl-4; an acaricide—that is, a chemical preparation for the control of herbivorous mites and ticks.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.