Triethylamine

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Description

A liquid with a strong ammonia smell.

Synonyms and Related Terms

n,n-diethylethanamine

Composition C6H15N
CAS 121-44-8
Melting Point -115
Density 0.7
Molecular Weight mol. wt.=101.19
Boiling Point 89

Chemical structure

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Hazards and Safety

Flammable. Flash point = -17 C

Corrosive. Causes irritation and burns to tissues.

LINK: International Chemical Safety Card

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • The Merck Index, Susan Budavari (ed.), Merck Research Labs, Whitehouse Station, NJ, 12th Edition, 1996