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Related to freons: DDT, Chlorofluorocarbons
carbon tetrachlorideA volatile liquid used as a solvent and cleaning agent (dry cleaning), and in fire extinguishers and refrigerants.
Toxic to the CNS, liver and kidneys; may cause coma or death.
Trade name of a group of hydrocarbon gases previously used as a refrigerant and propellant in metered dose inhalers.
FreonA brand name for the CHLOROFLUOROCARBONS (CFCs) used in refrigeration and as aerosol propellants.
trademark for a series of fluoridated hydrocarbons used primarily in refrigeration.
a flukicide in sheep. See tetrachlorodifluorethane.