CHEBI:28621 - triethanolamine

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ChEBI Name triethanolamine
ChEBI ID CHEBI:28621
Definition A tertiary amino compound that is ammonia in which each of the hydrogens is substituted by a 2-hydroxyethyl group.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:39717, CHEBI:9707, CHEBI:27108
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Formula C6H15NO3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 149.18824
Monoisotopic Mass 149.105
InChI InChI=1S/C6H15NO3/c8-4-1-7(2-5-9)3-6-10/h8-10H,1-6H2
InChIKey GSEJCLTVZPLZKY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCCN(CCO)CCO
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): buffer
Any substance or mixture of substances that, in solution (typically aqueous), resists change in pH upon addition of small amounts of acid or base.
surfactant
A substance which lowers the surface tension of the medium in which it is dissolved, and/or the interfacial tension with other phases, and, accordingly, is positively adsorbed at the liquid/vapour and/or at other interfaces.
Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
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Outgoing triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) has functional parent triethylamine (CHEBI:35026)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) has role buffer (CHEBI:35225)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) has role surfactant (CHEBI:35195)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) is a amino alcohol (CHEBI:22478)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) is a tertiary amino compound (CHEBI:50996)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) is a triol (CHEBI:27136)
triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621) is conjugate base of triethanolammonium (CHEBI:132755)
Incoming triethanolammonium (CHEBI:132755) is conjugate acid of triethanolamine (CHEBI:28621)
IUPAC Name
2,2',2''-nitrilotriethanol
Synonyms Sources
2,2',2''-NITRILOTRIETHANOL PDBeChem
2,2',2''-nitrilotris(ethanol) ChemIDplus
H3tea IUPAC
N(CH2CH2OH)3 NIST Chemistry WebBook
nitrilo-2,2',2''-triethanol NIST Chemistry WebBook
nitrilotriethanol ChemIDplus
TEA
Note: (2011-12-21) Note that TEA is also commonly used as an abbreviation for triethylamine.
ChemIDplus
Triethanolamine KEGG COMPOUND
triethanolamine IUPAC
tris(2-hydroxyethyl)amine ChemIDplus
tris(β-hydroxyethyl)amine NIST Chemistry WebBook
Trolamine KEGG COMPOUND
Manual Xrefs Databases
211 PDBeChem
2768 DrugCentral
c0491 UM-BBD
C06771 KEGG COMPOUND
CPD0-2459 MetaCyc
D00215 KEGG DRUG
HMDB0032538 HMDB
Triethanolamine Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
102-71-6 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
102-71-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
102-71-6 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
1699263 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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22 February 2017