Quaternary ammonium compounds, di-C16-18-alkyldimethyl, chlorides
Dicetearyl dimethyl ammonium chloride
C16-18-Dialkyldimethyl ammonium chlorides
Cationic surfactants-Quaternary ammonium salts
Appearance: white to pale yellow paste or solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethanol, benzene, acetone.
Risk: irritation, strong irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative, antistatic, deodorizing, anticorrosive, emulsifying, dispersing abilities. resistance to acid, light, hard water.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Widely used as disinfectant, bactericide. eg: water treatment, agriculture, oil field.
Antistatic agent, softening agent, fat-liquoring agent in textile, fibers, leather.
Emulsifying agent in asphalt, rubber.
Bactericide-algicide, slime stripping agent in water treatment.
Use as phase transfer catalyst.
Bactericide, conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as flocculant.
Use as herbicide.
Use as deodorant.
Bactericide in agriculture.
Bactericide, preservative in wood processing.
Bactericide in medicine.
Leveling agent in cationic dyes.