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Tri N Butyl Amine

CAS # 102-82-9

DESCRIPTION

Tri-N-Butylamine is a tertiary amine. It is a colorless liquid with a tendency to change to pale yellow on prolonged storage. It is miscible with acetone, ethanol, ethyl ether and most organic solvents.                        

It is immiscible with water. Tri-N-Butylamine is an important commercial chemical.

PROPERTIES

Tri-n-butyl amine

99.8

Water

0.03

Mono-n-butyl amine

ND

Di-n-butyl amine

0.02

N-butane

ND

Color

10

 

APPLICATION

· Tri-n-butyl amine is a significant chemical intermediate in the production of phase transfer catalysts like tributylmethylammonium chloride and tributylbenzylammonium chloride.

 

 · It is widely used in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, surfactants, lubricant additives, vulcanization accelerators and dyes.

                                                                                                                                                                                

· It acts as a catalyst and as a solvent in organic syntheses and polymerization reactions.

 

 · A major use of TBA is as a strong base anion exchanger, acid acceptor, inhibitor in hydraulic fluids and an emulsifying agent.                                                                                                                                                                                            

 · Further, it is used to prepare photographic chemicals                                                                                                                                    

PACKAGING OPTIONS

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