It is a clear, colorless liquid with strong ammoniacal odor with a tendency to turn pale yellow on prolonged storage.
Sp. Gr. at 20ºC
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UN Code No.2260
Used in the manufacture of phase transfer catalysts such as Tetra Propyl Ammonium Bromide and Tetra Propyl Ammonium Hydroxide.
Can be safely stored for a long period in sealed drums in a well-ventilated, cold and dry area, free from direct sunlight. Should be stored away from naked flame.
Health & Safety
Continuous inhalation of fumes and ingestion should be avoided. In event of inhalation or ingestion, the victim should be moved to fresh air and oxygen should be administered. The vapor of Acetic Acid (2%) or vinegar diluted 1:5 with water should be inhaled. To dilute the chemical in the stomach, the patient should consume a copious quantity of milk and water. A medical practitioner should be consulted at once.
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