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Tertiary Butylamine

Cas Number

75-64-9

Other Names

2-Aminoisobutane,

2-Amino-2-methylpropane,

Dimethylethylamine,

2-Methyl-2-aminopropane,

2-Methyl-2-propylamine,

Trimethylaminomethane,

Erbumine

The formula

(CH3)3CNH2

Introduction

tert-Butylamine is an organic chemical compound with the formula (CH3)3CNH2. It is a colorless liquid with a typical amine-like odor. tert-Butylamine is one of the four isomeric amines of butane, the others being n-butylamine, sec-butylamine and isobutylamine.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical state and Appearance : Liquid. (Colorless liquid (above 78 F) which forms white rhombic crystals.)
Odor : Camphor.
Color : Colorless.
Boiling Point : 82.41°C (180.3°F)
Melting Point : 25.7°C (78.3°F)
Specific Gravity : 0.78581 (Water = 1)
Vapor Pressure : 4.1 kPa (@ 20°C)
Solubility : Soluble in cold water, hot water. Miscible in esters, aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, alcohol, and ether
Appearance : Colorless liquid or crystalline
Purity % (m/m) ≥ : 99.5 min
Water % (M/M) : 0.05 max
Free Acid As Achtic Acid WT.PCT % : 0.003 max
Non-Volatile Matter WT.PCT % : 0.002 max
Applications

Tert.-Butylamine is recommended for the production of rubber vulcanization accelerators, agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals.