Numéro UN : UN1063

Formule moléculaire brute : CH3Cl

Principaux synonymes

Noms français :

  • Chlorométhane
  • Chlorure de méthyle
  • Methyl chloride

Noms anglais :

  • Methyl chloride
Utilisation et sources d'émission

Agent réfrigérant


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