Frequent Questions

2. What are the uses for trans-1,2-dichloroethylene?

Both the cis and trans forms -- usually as a mixture -- are used as a solvent for waxes and resins; in the extraction of rubber; as a refrigerant; in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and artificial pearls; in the extraction of oils and fats from fish and meat; and in making other organics.

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