Benzalkonium chloride powder
(29089235 | 8001-54-5)

CAS: 8001-54-5
Molecular Formula: C6H5CH2N(CH3)2RCl (R=C8H17 to C18H37)
Molecular Weight:
Availablility: In Stock
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Benzalkonium chloride powder Chemical Structure

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Safety Data Sheet
Certificate of Analysis

Product Detail
Product Code 29089235
Product Name Benzalkonium chloride powder
Categories Analytical Reagents Biochemicals Building Blocks
CAS 8001-54-5
Molecular Formula C6H5CH2N(CH3)2RCl (R=C8H17 to C18H37)
Molecular Weight
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 34021200

Product Specification
Water ≤10%
Solubility Soluble in alcohol and water
Residue on Ignition ≤0.1%
Appearance of Solution Clear and colourless
Benzyl chloride ≤ 0.005%
Appearance White or yellowish-white solid
Identification (IR.UV) IR: Conforms to structure, UV 220-350: Conforms
Assay ( on dried basis ) 95.0% - 104.0%
Benzyl Alcohol ≤ 0.5%
Complies with BP 2009
Benzyl aldehyde ≤ 0.15%

Safety Information
Skull and Cross Bones
Danger to Environment
Signal word danger
Hazard statements
  • H301: Toxic if swallowed

  • H312: Harmful in contact with skin

  • H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage

  • H318: Causes serious eye damage

  • H332: Harmful if inhaled

  • H410: Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
Precautionary statements
  • P260: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray

  • P273: Avoid release to the environment

  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

  • P301+310: IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician

  • P304+340: IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing

  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do, continue rinsing