What is CHLORINATED SOLVENT?

Organic solvent whose molecular structure has chlorine atoms in it. Some examples are methylene chloride and 1,1,1 trichloroethane. The production and use of chlorinated solvents is greatly restricted because of their capacity to wreak havoc with the environment, .

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