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Chemical Data Sheet
Common name: Dibromomethane
Chemical name: Dibromomethane
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Formula: CH2Br2
HS code:
CAS number: 74-95-3
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Substance controlled under: Not controlled under Montreal Protocol or Kyoto Protocol
Montreal Protocol control schedule for this substance: Not applicable
Applications: Formed during the production of bromochloromethane (BCM) as a by-product in a quantity of about 20 % of BCM. Used in the production of two insecticides.
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