Chemical formulaC10Cl12
CAS chemical name1,1a,2,2,3,3a,4,5,5a,5b,6-dodecachloroacta-hydro-1,3,4-metheno-1H-cyclobuta[cd]pentalene
CAS number 2385-85-5
U.S. EPA PC Code039201
CA DPR Chem Code402
Molecular mass545.55 g/mole
Density  2.00 g/cm³
Melting point485 °C
Boiling point No data
Soil sorption coefficientlog Koc  =  3.76
Octanol/Water Partitionlog Kow  =  5.28
Solubility in waterSw  =  μg/l  at 25°C
Vapour pressure 3 × 10-7 mm Hg at 25 °C
KH = x 10-5  atm-m3/mol
Pure: White crystalline, odourless solid
Trade Names/SynonymsDechlorane (fire retardant),  ENT 25719, Ferriamicide, GC-1283, HRS1276b

Structure formula of Mirex

3D structure of Mirex

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