trichloroethylene catabolic process

id: GO:0050696
name: trichloroethylene catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of trichloroethylene, a toxic, colorless, photoreactive, chlorinated hydrocarbon liquid, commonly used as a metal degreaser and solvent.

Parent Functions

GO:0018979trichloroethylene metabolic process
GO:0042205chlorinated hydrocarbon catabolic process