Ortho Chloro Benzyl Chloride, also known as 2-chlorobenzyl chloride, is a chemical compound with the molecular formula C7H6Cl2. It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a pungent odor, and is used primarily as an intermediate in the synthesis of other organic compounds.The "99% min" specification likely refers to the purity of the compound, indicating that it is at least 99% pure. This level of purity is important for many applications, as impurities can affect the reactivity and properties of the compound.
Ortho Chloro Benzyl Chloride is commonly used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and dyes, among other applications. It is also used as a starting material for the synthesis of other organic compounds, including those used in the production of plastics, rubber, and adhesives.