Cationic surfactants-Quaternary ammonium salts
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C20H44ClNO2
Molecular Weight: 366.02
Appearance: white to pale yellow paste or solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, 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.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Conditioning agent, bactericide, preservative, emollient in personal care products.
Antistatic agent, softening agent, fat-liquoring agent in textiles, fibers, leather.
Emulsifying agent in asphalt, rubber.
Use as flocculant.
Use as phase transfer catalyst.
Leveling agent in cationic dyes.
Use as deodorant.