Analytes - 1,2-dichloropropane

1,2-dichloropropane: CAS No. 78-87-5, C3H6Cl2, molecular weight 112.99, boiling point 94.6°C, density 1.16gm/mL, vapor pressure 53.3mm Hg at 25°C, flash point 16°C, autoignition temperature 557°C, slightly water soluble is a colorless liquid formerly used as a soil fumigant in agriculture, used as an industrial solvent and intermediate in chlorinated hydrocarbon production. It is most frequently measured in water, air 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.