Chinese: 狄氏剂French: dieldrine (n.f.)Russian: диелдрин

Status: ISO 1750 (published)
IUPAC PIN: (1aR,2R,2aS,3S,6R,6aR,7S,7aS)-3,4,5,6,9,9-hexachloro-1a,2,2a,3,6,6a,7,7a-octahydro-2,7:3,6-dimethanonaphth[2,3-b]oxirene
IUPAC name: (1R,4S,4aS,5R,6R,7S,8S,8aR)-1,2,3,4,10,10-hexachloro-1,4,4a,5,6,7,8,8a-octahydro-6,7-epoxy-1,4:5,8-dimethanonaphthalene
CAS name: (1aR,2R,2aS,3S,6R,6aR,7S,7aS)-rel-3,4,5,6,9,9-hexachloro-1a,2,2a,3,6,6a,7,7a-octahydro-2,7:3,6-dimethanonaphth[2,3-b]oxirene
CAS Reg. No.: 60-57-1
Formula: C12H8Cl6O
Activity: insecticides (cyclodiene insecticides)
Notes: Dieldrin is the ISO common name for material containing more than 85% of the pure compound; the pure compound has the ISO common name HEOD.
The name “狄氏剂” is approved in China for dieldrin and for HEOD.
The 2aR,3R,6S,6aS isomer has the ISO common name endrin.
The names dieldrin and aldrin are derived from the Diels-Alder chemical reaction, and their pronunciation should reflect the names of the German chemists Dr O. Diels and Dr K. Alder.
Structure: Structural formula of dieldrin
Pronunciation: dēl-drǐn  Guide to British pronunciation
InChI: InChI=1S/C12H8Cl6O/c13-8-9(14)11(16)5-3-1-2(6-7(3)19-6)4(5)10(8,15)12(11,17)18/h2-7H,1H2/t2-,3+,4+,5-,6-,7+,10+,11-

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names