What is Benzyl Trimethyl Ammonium Chloride?
In several biphasic organic transitions utilized in the agrochemicals, polymer, and pharmaceutical sectors, BTAC can be employed as a phase transfer catalyst. In oil fields, BTAC can also be employed as a corrosion inhibitor.
Benzyltrimethylammonium chloride Properties:
- Synonyms: Benzyl trimethyl ammonium chloride; Benzyltrimethylammonium chloride
- IUPAC Name: benzyl(trimethyl)azanium;chloride
- Molecular Formula: C10H16N.Cl or C10H16ClN
- CAS No: 56-93-9
- Molecular Weight: 185.69 Grams
- Boiling Point: >135 degree centigrade
- Melting Point: 243 degree centigrade
- Solubility: Very soluble in water, soluble in hot acetone
- Physical Description: It appears as light yellow liquid with a mild almond odor. May float or sink in water.
- Odor: Mild almond odor
Features of Benzyl Trimethyl Ammonium Chloride:
- This is provided in powdered form.
- Utilizing BTAC preventatively can significantly lower operating costs.
Benzyltrimethylammonium chloride Applications:
This chemical acts as a catalyst for phase transfer in the agrochemical, polymer, and pharmaceutical industries. Improved reaction yields and rates reduce production and waste expenses.
- The reduced energy use since the process may be run in a milder environment.
- This is the capacity to utilise less complex process machinery.