Properties

Chemical formula C10Cl12
CAS chemical name 1,1a,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 Code 039201
CA DPR Chem Code 402
Molecular mass 545.55 g/mole
Density  2.00 g/cm³
Melting point 485 °C
Boiling point No data
Soil sorption coefficient log Koc  =  3.76
Octanol/Water Partition log Kow  =  5.28
Solubility in water Sw  =  μg/l  at 25°C
Vapour pressure 3 × 10-7 mm Hg at 25 °C
KH = x 10-5  atm-m3/mol
Physical  
Pure: White crystalline, odourless solid
Trade Names/Synonyms Dechlorane (fire retardant),  ENT 25719, Ferriamicide, GC-1283, HRS1276b


Structure formula of Mirex


3D structure of Mirex

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