Benzyl Chloride

C7H7Cl; Alpha-chlorotoluene; Benzoyl chloride, Chlorophenylmethane, Chloromethylbenzene; Tolyl chloride

Why source Benzyl Chloride from Neuchem?

  • Neuchem enjoys relationships with world-class producers of Benzyl Chloride, enabling us to supply our customers with minimal lead times and cost savings.
  • As an integral link in your supply chain, we deliver raw materials to your doorstep in a secure, cost-competitive, and friendly environment.
  • Neuchem carefully selects our suppliers to guarantee high quality materials on a consistent basis.

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Chemical Synthesis
Benzyl Chloride serves as a valuable intermediate in the synthesis of numerous organic compounds. It is utilized in the production of pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, fragrances, dyes, and other specialty chemicals.

Polymer Industry
Benzyl Chloride is used in the synthesis of polymers and copolymers. It can be employed as a monomer in the production of certain types of plastics and resins, such as polystyrene, acrylics, and polyvinyl chloride (PVC).

Surfactant Manufacturing
Benzyl Chloride is utilized in the production of surfactants, which are compounds that lower the surface tension between two phases, typically between a liquid and a solid or between two liquids. Surfactants have widespread applications in detergents, emulsifiers, foaming agents, and industrial cleaning products.

Benzyl Chloride is employed in the synthesis of various agrochemicals, including herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides. These compounds play a crucial role in modern agriculture by protecting crops from pests, weeds, and diseases.

Benzyl Chloride is used as a reagent in pharmaceutical synthesis, particularly in the production of certain types of drugs and pharmaceutical intermediates. It can be involved in reactions to introduce benzyl groups into molecules, which can alter their biological activity or enhance their stability.

End Markets

Chemical Synthesis Industry
Polymer Industry
Surfactant Manufacturing Industry
Agrochemicals Industry
Pharmaceuticals Industry

Hazard Class
6.1, 8
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