P.A.T Trityl Chloride refers to a triphenylmethanyl compound where three phenyl rings are bonded to a single carbon. This efficient tritylation and detritylation agent finds application as an intermediate in the production of pharmaceuticals, dyes, and various industrial chemical products. Its appearance is in the form of a white crystal powder.

Chemical Name: Triphenylmethyl chloride

CAS Number: 76-83-5

Functions: Intermediate

Purity (Assay): 98.5 - 98.5 %

Technical Data Sheet

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Identification & Functionality

Base Chemicals Functions
Molecular formula

Applications & Uses

Base Chemicals End Uses

It is used as an intermediate for pharmaceuticals, dyes, and other industrial chemical products.


Physical Form
Off - white crystal powder
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Loss on Dryingmax. 0.5%-
Puritymin. 98.5%-
Melting Point108 - 113°C-

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • Global
Packaging Information

Trityl Chloride is packed in 25 kg (55.115 Ib) fiber drums.