Product introduction

YAC-18NCS is an amphiphilic molecule consisting of a long-chain alkyl group (C18H37–) and a polar head group (SiCl3–), which forms Self assembled monolayers (SAMs) on various oxidic substrates.

This chlorosilane is flammable, reacts violently with water, and is sensitive to air. It is corrosive and can severely damage mucous membranes.

CAS No. 112-04-9
EINECS No. 203-930-7
Formula C18H37Cl3Si
Molecular Weight 387.93
Boiling Point 160°C [3mmHg]
Flash Point 89°C
Color and Appearance Colorless clear liquid
Density 25/25°C 0.95
Refractive Index 1.4602 [25°C]
Purity 98.00%

YAC-18NCS octadecyltrichlorosilane can be in semiconductor industry to form self-assembled monolayer thin films on silicon dioxide substrates.

YAC-18NCS octadecyltrichlorosilane coating can be used as silane surface modifier for Potassium Titanate Whiskers.

Packing and Storage

YAC-18NCS is supplied in 20Kg pail or 180Kg steel drum.

In the unopened original container YAC-18NCS octadecyltrichlorosilane has a shelf life of one year in a dry and cool place.