Analytes - 1,2-dichloroethane

1,2-dichloroethane: CAS No. 107-06-2, C2H4Cl2, molecular weight 98.96, boiling point 83.5°C, density 1.24gm/mL, vapor pressure 79mm Hg at 25°C, flash point 13°C, autoignition temperature 413°C, slightly water soluble is a colorless oily liquid formerly used as a soil fumigant in agriculture, used as an industrial solvent and an intermediate in the production of trichloroethylene. It is most frequently measured in water, air, oil and soil to comply with environmental regulations. Due to its volatility, it is most often measured using GC/ECD, ELCD and GC/MS methods specified by regulatory agencies like the U.S. EPA.