Chloroform for Industrial use

Generic names Trichloromethane, chloroform
Chemical formula CHCl3
Packing / shipping method Tank lorry, 250-kilogram drums and 25-kilogram cans

Product overview

Chloroform is one type of chloromethane, and is produced together with methylene chloride by using chlorine generated from electrolysis.

General applications

Raw material for chlorofluorocarbon gas (HCFC22 etc.)
Raw material for fluorocarbon resin
Extracting solvent for pharmaceuticals and agricultural chemicals

Special characteristics

・A colorless, transparent, and volatile heavy liquid
・A uniquely sweet odor
・As a vapor, chloroform has an anesthetic effect

Inquiries Concerning Products

Chemicals Planning Dept.

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