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 Alkyl Chlorides

Using various fatty alcohols derived from animal and vegetable oils as raw materials, NFC Fine Chemicals Division is producing alkyl chlorides based on special halogenation reactions. The resultant products are used as starting materials for photographic chemicals and pharmaceutical intermediates.

Product Name Structural Formula CAS No.
EINECS or ELINCS No.
Appearance Usage
Lauryl chloride CH3(CH2)10CH2Cl 112-52-7
203-981-5
Pale yellow liquid Raw material for surfactant
Raw material for organic synthesis
Cetyl chloride CH3(CH2)14CH2Cl 4860-03-1
225-461-7
Pale yellow liquid
(solid in winter)
Raw material for surfactant
Raw material for organic synthesis
Stearyl chloride CH3(CH2)16CH2Cl 3386-33-2
222-207-7
Pale yellow liquid
(solid in winter)
Raw material for surfactant
Raw material for organic synthesis

 Alkyl Bromides

Using various fatty alcohols as raw materials deriving from animal and vegetable oils, NFC Fine Chemicals Division is producing alkyl bromides based on its propriety halogenation reactions. The resultant products are used as starting materials for photographic chemicals and pharmaceutical intermediates.

Product Name Structural Formula CAS No.
EINECS or ELINCS No.
Appearance Usage
Lauryl bromide CH3(CH2)10CH2Br 143-15-7
205-587-9
Pale yellow liquid Raw material for surfactant
UV absorbing agent
Raw material for organic synthesis
Myristyl bromide CH3(CH2)12CH2Br 112-71-0
203-999-3
Pale yellow liquid Raw material for surfactant
UV absorbing agent
Raw material for organic synthesis
Cetyl bromide CH3(CH2)14CH2Br 112-82-3
204-008-7
Pale yellow liquid
(solid in winter)
Raw material for surfactant
UV absorbing agent
Raw material for organic synthesis
Stearyl bromide CH3(CH2)16CH2Br 112-89-0
204-013-4
White solid Raw material for surfactant
UV absorbing agent
Raw material for organic synthesis