Chlormequat Chloride

Chemical Name: 2-chloroethyltrimethylammonium chloride.
CAS Number: 999-81-5
Molecular formula: C5H13Cl2N
Molecule weight:158.07
Melting Point:240-241 degree C
Vapor pressure:0.001mpa (degree C)
Solubility:soluble in water
Stability:stable in acid and neutral solutions,decomposes in heated alkali solutions.

Mammalian Toxicology:oral acute LD50 for rats >2000mg/kg(tech).
Chlormequat chloride is used as bioregulator, plant growth regulator. For greenhouse use as plant growth regulator on azaleas, poinsettias, geraniums, and hibiscus. Or for cotton, various vegetables, grape vines, mango, tobacco, and ornamentals. For wheat, rye, and oats.

Item

Specification

Class A

Class B

Content, % min.

98.0

95.0

Acidity, % max.

0.01

0.03

Insoluble matter in wate , % max.

0.2

0.2

Water, % max.

 1.0

 2.0