Triethanolamine Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Triethanolanine is a tertiary amine and a triol produced from the reaction of ethylene oxide with aqueous ammonia. It exhibits both properties of alcohols and amines. Various grades of triethanolamine are available depending on the content of the active substance. Triethanolamine is a clear, colourless to pale yellow-coloured viscous liquid having a slight ammoniacal odour.
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; B.P; I.P
Synonyms and Trade Names: Triethanolamine; Trolamine; TEA; Triethylolamine; Trihydroxytriethylamine; Hydroxyethylamine;
Uses and Applications: Alkalising Agent; and Emulsifying Agent
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