Dimethylaminopropylamine (DMAPA)

Chemical synonyms: N,N-3-dimethyl-1,3-propanediamine; 1-Amino-3-dimethylaminopropane; 3-Aminopropyldimethylamine; N,N-Dimethyl-1,3-diaminopropane; N-,N-Dimethylaminopropylamine; DMAPA


  • Cosmetic and personal care intermediate
  • Fabric care
  • Hard surface care
  • Home & industrial care intermediates
  • Soap/detergents

Product description

DMAPA is a clear colorless liquid, free of suspended matter.</p> <p>DMAPA is completely miscible with water, alcohols, esters and ketones. It has limited miscibility with diethylether, benzene, and chlorinated hydrocarbons.</p> <p>DMAPA is either used on itself or as an intermediate in the production of:</p> <ul> <li>Surfactants</li> <li>Water treatment chemicals</li> <li>Ion exchange resins</li> <li>Polyurethane catalysts</li> <li>Epoxy resin hardeners</li> <li>Corrosion inhibitors</li> <li>Gasoline and motor additives / lubricating oil additives</li> <li>Textile auxiliaries</li> <li>Agrochemicals</li> <li>Pharmaceuticals</li> <li>Paper adjuvants</li> <li>Photographic adjuvants </li> </ul>

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  • Latin America

  • North America

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