Agent Name

Quaternary ammonium compounds, di-C8-10-alkyldimethyl, chlorides

CAS Number

68424-95-3

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Dicapryl/dicaprylyl dimonium chloride; Mixed dialkyl (C8-C10) dimethyl ammonium chloride; [ChemIDplus] Alkyl Dimethyl Ammonium Chlorides; [Tasman MSDS]

Category

Quaternary Amines

Description

<10% Aqueous solution: Clear liquid; [Tasman MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Aqueous solution <10%: Used as a final rinse sanitizer; [Tasman MSDS]

Comments

Aqueous solution <10%: A severe skin and eye irritant; Prolonged contact may cause burns; Harmful by ingestion; [Tasman MSDS] See "Alkyl (C12-16) dimethylbenzylammonium chloride."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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