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2-Dimethyl Amino Ethyl Chloride HCL


1-Chloro-2-dimethylaminoethane hydrochloride,
2-(Dimethylamino)ethyl chloride hydrochloride,
N-(2-Chloroethyl)dimethylamine hydrochloride,
2-Chloro-N,N-dimethylethylamine hydrochloride

Technical Data

CAS Number: 4584-46-7
Molecular Formula: CH3 2NCH2CH2Cl · HCl
Molecular Weight: 144.04
Beilstein Registry Number: 3591234
EC Number: 224-970-1

FabriChem Specifications

DescriptionWhite to off-white hygroscopic crystalline solid
Assay99.0% Min.
Total Chloride49.0%
Ionic Chloride24.6%
Melting Point205° C
Moisture0.75% Max.
pH4.01 ± 0.02
Specific Gravity (at 20° C)1.120 ± 0.002
(at ambient temperature)
Water and AlcoholSoluble
Aromatic HydrocarbonsInsoluble
Halogenated HydrocarbonsPartly soluble

Molecular Structure



2-Chloro-N,N-dimethylethylamine is a widely used as a intermediate and starting reagent for organic synthesis.