Dichlorobenzene

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There are three distinct chemical compounds which are dichlorobenzenes:

Biodegradation[edit]

Rhodococcus phenolicus is a bacterium species able to degrade dichlorobenzene as its sole carbon source.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rehfuss, M.; Urban, J. (2005). "Rhodococcus phenolicus sp. nov., a novel bioprocessor isolated actinomycete with the ability to degrade chlorobenzene, dichlorobenzene and phenol as sole carbon sources". Systematic and Applied Microbiology 28 (8): 695–701. doi:10.1016/j.syapm.2005.05.011. PMID 16261859.  edit