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Alfa Aesar™ Benzethonium chloride, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Benzethonium chloride
CAS 121-54-0
Molecular Formula C27H42ClNO2
Formula Weight 448.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011742
UN Number UN1759
Beilstein 3898548
Merck Index 14,1074
Synonym Hyamine 1622; Phemerol chloride
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AAA1614222

 
alfa aesar™
A16142-22
100g Each for $56.89

AAA161420E

 
alfa aesar™
A16142-0E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 157° to 165°C
Quantity 100g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Benzethonium chloride
CAS 121-54-0
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C27H42ClNO2
Formula Weight 448.10g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00011742
UN Number UN1759
Beilstein 3898548
Merck Index 14,1074
Synonym Hyamine 1622; Phemerol chloride
Solubility Information Soluble in water
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLIDS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number BO7175000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Benzethonium chloride is used as a surface disinfectant and a preservative in food processing and pharmaceutical industries. It is involved in the determination of sodium dodecyl sulfate using sulphan blue as indicator from the mixture containing other ingredients like sodium chloride and sodium sulfate. It is an effective cationic detergent due to its positively charged hydrophilic part of quaternary ammonium ion. It is an active ingredient in medicaments, deodorants and mouthwashes.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.