Tetrakis Hydroxymethyl Phosphonium Chloride (THPC)

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Tetrakis Hydroxymethyl Phosphonium Chloride (THPC) General Information

Chemical Name: Tetrakis (hydroxymethyl) phosphonium chloride
Synonyms: Tetrahydroxymethylphosphonium chloride, THPC
Chemical Formula: (HOCH2)4PCl
CAS Number: 124-64-1
EC Number: 204-707-7

Tetrakis Hydroxymethyl Phosphonium Chloride (THPC) Uses

THPC is used in textile industry in the production of flame-retardant and crease-resistant fabrics (especially cotton).

Recent researches show efficiency of THPC as an antioxidant for polyacrylamide gel (PAGAT) dosimeters used in x-ray computed tomography (CT).

Tetrakis Hydroxymethyl Phosphonium Chloride (THPC) Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)