INTRODUCTION

Dimethylamine hydrochloride an organic chemical compound from the group of amines, is the simplest secondary aliphatic amine. It is a raw material for organic synthesis and a precursor to several industrially significant compounds.

Manufacture
Dimethylamine hydrochloride is a salt formed by the reaction of dimethylamine and hydrochloric acid.

SynonymsN,N-Dimethylamine hydrochloride
Dimethylammonium chloride
N-Methylmethanamine hydrochloride
CAS no.506-59-2
EINECS no.208-046-5
Molecular formulaC2H8ClN
Molecular weight81.54
Structure
APPLICATIONS
Dimethylamine hydrochloride is used as an intermediate in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals like Ranitidine, Metformin, Tramadol and Amlodipine.
It is used as a precursor of Atrazine.
It is associated with sodium acetate and used to carry out the Willgerodt- Kindler reaction to prepare amides.
Its free base reacts with carbon disulfide to get dimethyl dithiocarbamate which is used in rubber vulcanization.
It is involved in the synthesis of dimethyl-(1-methyl-pyrrol-2-ylmethyl)-amine by reacting with 1-methyl pyrrole and formaldehyde.
Used as a rubber accelerator and in leather tanning
Used as a catalyst for polymerization reactions, epoxy monomer for paints-coatings-thinners and polymers.
It has also been used to prepare the standard solution of methylamine (MA), dimethylamine (DMA), trimethylamine (TMA), and trimethylamine-N-oxide (TMAO) while determing methylamines and trimethylamine-N-oxide in particulate matter.

SPECIFICATIONS

TestUnitSpecification
AppearanceWhite, hygroscopic crystals
Moisture (by KF)%NMT 1.0
SolubilityFreely soluble in water, clear colorless liquid with no foreign bodies
pH (5% solution)5.5 – 6.5
Melting Point°C169 – 171
Sulphated Ash%NMT 0.1
Assay%NLT 99.0

PACKING
25 kg HDPE bag.

STORAGE
Store under shade at ambient temperature & dry conditions in well-sealed containers.

REACH Status
Not registered yet.

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