TCE, trichloroethene, and PCE, perchloroethene, are common pollutants in well water because...?

...they have been used extensively for commercial

applications such as dry-cleaning and degreasing and because_____?

A:they are extremely soluble in water

B:it was believed that they were harmless

C:they were used as fire retardants when putting out house fires

D:they are very stable (unreactive) molecules

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Lancenigo di Villorba (TV), Italy

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    TCE, trichloroethene, and PCE, perchloroethene, are common pollutants in well water because...?

    ...they have been used extensively for commercial

    applications such as dry-cleaning and degreasing and because....

    A:they are extremely soluble in water

  • 1 decade ago

    A. F...they are INsoluble.

    B. T

    C. F

    D. T

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