Agent Name

(3-Methacrylamidopropyl)trimethylammonium chloride

Alternative Name

MAPTAC

CAS Number

51410-72-1

Formula

C10-H21-N2-O.Cl

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

MAPTAC; Methacrylamidopropyltrimethylammonium chloride; 1-Propanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-3-((2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)amino)-, chloride (1:1); 1-Propanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-3-((2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl)amino)-, chloride; [ChemIDplus] Trimethyl-[3-(2-methylprop-2-enoylamino)propyl]azanium chloride; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] VISIOMER MAPTAC; BM-613; Trimethylammoniumpropyl methacrylamide chloride; [Evonik MSDS]

Category

Other Monomers

Description

Solid; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] 50% Aqueous solution: Yellowish liquid with almost no odor; [Evonik MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate and monomer in thermoplastic manufacture; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Used in paper-sizing agents, flocculating aids, corrosion inhibitors, cement aggregates, ion exchange resins, comonomers for antistatic finishes, hydrophilic glass fibers, emulsifiers and thickening polymers, and cosmetics; [Evonik MSDS]

Comments

Available commercially only as an aqueous solution; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] 50% Aqueous solution: Not a skin or eye irritant, based on animal studies; Not a sensitizer in mouse local lymph node assay (LLNA); [Evonik MSDS]

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