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Sigma-Aldrich

Tetramethylammonium bromide

98%

Synonym(s):
TBAB
Linear Formula:
(CH3)4N(Br)
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
154.05
Beilstein:
3620955
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

assay

98%

form

solid

mp

>300 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[Br-].C[N+](C)(C)C

InChI

1S/C4H12N.BrH/c1-5(2,3)4;/h1-4H3;1H/q+1;/p-1

InChI key

DDFYFBUWEBINLX-UHFFFAOYSA-M

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General description

Tetrabutylammonium bromide is a quaternary ammonium compound that is widely used as a phase transfer catalyst. Absolute viscosities of its aqueous solutions have been measured at various temperatures (20,25 and 30°C). Various physical properties (activity coefficient up to saturation, conductance, density and solubility in water) of TMABr have been evaluated.
Tetramethylammonium bromide (TMABr) is a quaternary ammonium salt. Absolute viscosities of its aqueous solutions have been measured at various temperatures (20,25 and 30°C). Various physical properties (activity coefficient up to saturation, conductance, density and solubility in water) of TMABr have been evaluated. Its impact on the first order rate constant values for the base hydrolysis of the following Fe(II) chelates has been investigated:4
  • bis(naphthylidene alanate) (nali)
  • bis(naphthylidene phenylalanate) (nphali)
  • bis(naphthylidene aspartate) (nasi)
  • (naphthylidene histidinate) (nhi)
  • bis(naphthylidenearginate) (nari)

Application

Tetramethylammonium bromide may be used as a template in the synthesis of small colloidal zeolite Y nanocrystals.
Tetrabutylammonium bromide may be used in the molten state in the following processes:
  • Synthesis of (2S)-5-(3-phenyl-2-phthalimidylpropanoylamino)isophthalic acid.
  • Synthesis of alkyl-substituted pyrroles in the absence of catalyst and organic solvent.
  • Synthesis of dithioacetals from acetals by transthioacetalisation in a solvent free environment.
  • Synthesis of polyamides (PAs) by the polymerization of terephthalic acid and diisocyanates.
  • Catalyze the addition of thiols to conjugated alkenes.
  • Dehydrochlorination of poly(vinyl chloride).

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Pictograms

Skull and crossbones

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 2 Oral

Storage Class Code

6.1B - Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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