Triethylamine is commonly employed in organic synthesis as a base. It is mainly used in the production of quaternary ammonium compounds for textile auxiliaries and quaternary ammonium salts of dyes. It is also a catalyst and acid neutralizer for condensation reactions and is useful as an intermediate for manufacturing medicines, pesticides and other chemicals.
|Molar Weight||101.193 g/mol|
|Boiling Point||90 °C|
|Forms||Liquid (clear), Colourless|
Chemical Formula: C6H15N
CAS Number: 121-44-8