Dimethylamine, (CH3)2NH is a colourless, toxic, flammable, alkaline gas with a fishy odour in lower concentrations, and an ammoniacal odour in higher concentrations.
Pure dimethylamine is used:
- in various chemical reactions.
Metals: Stainless Steel; Carbon Steel; Monel.
Plastics: Kel-F; PTFE, PE; PVC; Polyamides.
Molecular Weight: 45.09
Specific Gravity (Air = 1): 1.557
Odour: Fishy in lower concentration and ammoniacal in higher concentration
CAS Registry No.: 124-40-3