The product is colorless transparent liquid. It is prepared by the reaction of phosphorus trichloride with oxygen at the temperature of 20-50 °C. It reacts violently with water and incompatible with many metals, alcohols, amines, phenol, dmso and strong bases. It can be used for preparation of diphenyl-ethylhexyl ester, phosphate, plasticizer, organic pesticide and long-acting sulfa drugs. It also is used as dye intermediates, chlorinating agent and catalyst for organic synthesis.
POCl3 was widely used in production of pesticides, pharmaceuticals, dyes, phosphates ester flame retardants and plasticizers for plastics. It is also used for the chlorination of sulfa drugs.
Package & Storage
Package: 20 mt per isotank; 300 kg in plastic drum.
Storage: Stored in cool, dry and well ventilated area.