Aliquat 336

Aliquat 336 (Starks’ catalyst) is a quaternary ammonium salt used as a phase transfer catalyst and metal extraction reagent. It contains a mixture of C8 (octyl) and C10 (decyl) chains with C8 predominating. It is an ionic liquid.

Product Specifications

Appearance Density Melting point Boiling point
Colourless viscous liquid 0.884 g/cm3 −20 °C (−4 °F; 253 K) 225 °C (437 °F; 498 K)