dichloroethyl ether

dichloroethyl ether

[dī‚klȯr·ō′eth·əl′ē·thər]
(organic chemistry)
ClCH2CH2OCH2CH2Cl A colorless liquid insoluble in water, soluble in organic solvents; used as a solvent in paints, varnishes, lacquers, and as a soil fumigant.
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The following materials, among others, have been found at the facility: acetone, dimethyl formamide, petroleum ether, tetrahydrofuran, dichloroethyl ether, benzene, toluene, perchloric acid and phosphorus pentachloride.