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PRODUCT - MONOETHANOLAMINE (MEA)
 

 

Nomenclature

Monoethanolamine

Synonyms

2-Aminoethanol; 2-Hydroxyethylamine;

Molecular formula

C2H7NO

CAS No.

[141-43-5]

Chemical Structure

H2N-CH2-CH2-OH

Molecular weight

61.08

Specifications

Appearance

Clear colorless hygroscopic liquid

Color APHA

50 max

Assay by GC %

99.5 min

Water content %

0.5 max

Packing and storage

210 kg HMHDPE Drums, also supplied in road tankers.
Corrodes copper and its alloys. Reacts violently with acids and chlorinated hydrocarbons. Absorbs carbon dioxide from air

Transport Classification

IMDG Class

8

U.N. No

2491

Packing Group

III

Hazard Label

corrosive

Physical Properties*

Freezing point,ēC

10

Boiling point,ēC

172

Boiling range,ēC

165-176

Flash Point (PMCC), ēC

93

Auto Ignition (TempēC)

420

LEL (Vol %)

5

UEL (Vol %)

17

Specific gravity @ 20ēC

1.015-1.020

Applications

MEA is mainly used for scrubbing acidic gases (H2S, CO2), detergent neutralizing and is also used as surface active agents, emulsifiers

 

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* Data represent typical physical properties only and should not be considered as product Specifications.
 
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