Mepiquat chloride

Common name: mepiquat chloride

Alias:BAS 08300W; BAS 08305W; BAS08306W; BAS 08307W; Pix; Terpal TerpalC.

Chemical name:1,1-Dimethylpiperidinium chloride

Structural formula:


Molecular formula:C7H16C1N

Molecular weight:149.7

Properties: pure product is white odorless crystal. Melting point is 285℃(breaks down), vapor pressure<1.0mPa(20℃). Solubility at 20℃: water >100g, ethyl alcohol is 16.2g, trichloromethane is 1.1g, acetone, diethyl ether, ethyl acetate, cyclohexane, and olive oil<0.1g. Raw powder is white or grey crystal with density of 1.87(20℃) and melting point of 223℃.

Formula: mepiquat chloride5% AC; 20% mepiquat chloride AC.

Quality standard:mepiquat chloride 5% solution contains 50g/L active ingredient, solvent, dye and water. It is pink to purple liquid.