Hexamethylenetetramine CAS 100-97-0

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  • Appearance: White powder
  • Purity: 99. 0%min
  • Stock: In stock
  • Sample: Available
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What is Hexamethylenetetramine?

Hexamethylenetetramine, also called methenamine, hexamine or urotropine, is a heterocyclic organic substance with the chemical formula (CH 2) 6N 4. This white crystalline substance is very soluble in water and polar natural solvents. It has a cage like framework similar to adamantane. It can be made use of to manufacture other organic substances, including plastics, drugs and also rubber ingredients. It sublimates in a vacuum at 280 ° C.

Hexamethylenetetramine was first presented right into the medical field as an urinary disinfectant in 1895. Nonetheless, it is only made use of in the case of acidic urine, while boric acid is made use of to deal with urinary system infections in alkaline urine. The researcher De Eds located that there is a straight correlation between the acidity of the environment where hexamethylenetetramine is located and its decomposition rate. Therefore, its performance as a drug depends to a big level on the acidity of urine, rather than the dosage. In alkaline setting, hexamethylene tetramine was discovered to have nearly no activity.

Hexamethylenetetramine was additionally made use of as a treatment for soldiers revealed to phosgene in World War I. Succeeding studies showed that if a large dose of hexamethylenetetramine was taken before exposure to phosgene, it could supply some protection, however if it was taken later on, it would certainly not have any protection.

Hexamethylenetetramine Uses

  1. Hexamethylenetetramine is mainly used as a curing agent for resins and plastics, a catalyst and foaming agent for aminoplasts, an accelerator for rubber vulcanization (accelerator H), and an anti-shrinkage agent for textiles.
  2. Hexamethylenetetramine is a resources for natural synthesis and is made use of in the pharmaceutical market to produce chloramphenicol.
  3. Hexamethylenetetramine can be made use of as an anti-bacterial for the urinary system. It has no anti-bacterial result and also is effective versus Gram-negative bacteria. Its 20% option can be utilized to treat underarm smell, sweaty feet, tinea corporis, etc. It is blended with sodium hydroxide as well as salt phenate as a phosgene absorber in gas masks.
  4. And used in the manufacture of pesticides and pesticides. Hexamethylenetetramine reacts with fuming nitric acid to produce a highly explosive cyclone explosive, abbreviated as RDX.
  5. Hexamethylenetetramine can likewise be used as a reagent as well as chromatographic analysis reagent for the decision of bismuth, indium, manganese, cobalt, thorium, platinum, magnesium, lithium, copper, uranium, beryllium, tellurium, bromide, iodide, and so on.

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Application of Hexamethylenetetramine

The major use hexamethylenetetramine is to generate powder or fluid prep work of phenolic material and phenolic material molding compound as solidifying element. These products are made use of as adhesives, such as for brake and also clutch cellular linings, abrasive products, non-woven materials, formed components created by a molding procedure, and fireproof products.

Hexamethylenetetramine Details



  1. Hexamethylenetetramine – WikiPedia
  2. UK Food Standards Agency: “Current EU approved additives and their E Numbers”
  3. Butlerow, A. (1859). “Ueber einige Derivate des Jodmethylens” [On some derivatives of methylene iodide].

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As a hexamethylenetetramine supplier and manufacturer with a strict standard product quality system certificate, Zhishang Chemical has long been providing the best hexamethylenetetramine raw materials to customers all over the world.

Over the years, relying on professional team experience and customer-centric team concept to meet customer needs in a timely manner, our company enjoys a high reputation in the world. At present, our company has served more than 6,000 customers and has established long-term cooperative relations with customers from many countries.

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