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Synthesis[ edit ] Quaternary ammonium compounds are prepared by the alkylation of tertiary amines with a halocarbon. They also are stable toward most nucleophiles. The latter is indicated by the stability of the hydroxide salts such as tetramethylammonium hydroxide and tetrabutylammonium hydroxide.
Because of their resilience, many unusual anions have been isolated as the quaternary ammonium salts. They undergo Sommelet—Hauser rearrangement  and Stevens rearrangement as well as dealkylation under harsh conditions.
Benzalkonium chloride is a common type of quat salt used as a biocidea cationic surfactantand as a phase transfer agent. Applications[ edit ] Quaternary ammonium salts are used as disinfectantssurfactantsfabric softenersand as antistatic agents e.
In liquid fabric softeners, the chloride salts are often used. In dryer anticling strips, the sulfate salts are often used. Spermicidal jellies also contain quaternary ammonium salts. Quaternary ammonium compounds have also been shown to have antimicrobial activity.
Examples are benzalkonium chloridebenzethonium chloridemethylbenzethonium chloride, cetalkonium chloridecetylpyridinium chloridecetrimoniumcetrimidedofanium chloride, tetraethylammonium bromidedidecyldimethylammonium chloride and domiphen bromide.
Also good against fungiamoebasand enveloped viruses quaternary ammonium compounds are believed to act by disrupting the cell membrane. Quaternary ammonium compounds are cationic detergentsas well as disinfectantsand as such can be used to remove organic material. They are very effective in combination with phenols.
Quaternary ammonium compounds are deactivated by anionic detergents including common soaps. Also, they work best in soft waters.
Quaternary ammonium salts are commonly used in the foodservice industry as sanitizing agents. Phase transfer catalysts[ edit ] In organic chemistry, quaternary ammonium salts are employed as phase transfer catalysts PTCs.
Such catalysts accelerate reactions between reagents dissolved in immiscible solvents. The highly reactive reagent dichlorocarbene is generated via PTC by reaction of chloroform and aqueous sodium hydroxide. Anion exchange resins, in the form of beads, contain quaternary ammonium ions bound to a polymer.
This compound was discontinued because the cation biodegrades too slowly. Contemporary fabric softeners are based on salts of quaternary ammonium cations where the fatty acid is linked to the quaternary center via ester linkages; these are commonly referred to as betaine -esters or ester-quats and are susceptible to degradation, e.
Another diesterquat, a contemporary fabric softener. Diethyl ester dimethyl ammonium chloride used as a fabric softener. Another diesterquat used as a fabric softener.EPA’s SW Compendium consists of three main parts: chapters, methods, and supporting documents, which all contain valuable information on SW content.
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