carbon tetrachloride catabolic process

id: GO:0019382
name: carbon tetrachloride catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of carbon tetrachloride, a toxic, carcinogenic compound which is used as a general solvent in industrial degreasing operations. It is also used as grain fumigant and a chemical intermediate in the production of refrigerants.

Parent Functions

GO:0018885carbon tetrachloride metabolic process
GO:0042205chlorinated hydrocarbon catabolic process