Benzene and substituted derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
Alkyldimethylbenzylammonium chloride - Styrene - Phenylmethylamine - Benzylamine - Aralkylamine - Tetraalkylammonium salt - Quaternary ammonium salt - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic chloride salt - Organic salt - Organonitrogen compound - Amine - Organic cation - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as alkyldimethylbenzylammonium chlorides. These are organic compounds consisting of a quaternary ammonium group substituted with a benzyl group, two methyl groups as well as an alkyl chain. These compounds also contain a chlorine ion and have the general structure R1[N+](CH3)(CH3)R2.[Cl-], where R1 = benzyl group and R2 = alkyl chain.