What is Hexamethylenetetramine?


Hexamethylenetetramine or methenamine is a heterocyclic amoebic admixture with the blueprint (CH2)6N4. This white apparent admixture is awful acrid in baptize and arctic amoebic solvents.
It has a cage-like anatomy agnate to adamantane. It is advantageous in the amalgam of added actinic compounds, e.g., plastics, pharmaceuticals, elastic additives. It sublimes in exhaustion at 280 °C.
Hexamethylenetetramine is able industrially by accumulation formaldehyde and ammonia. The acknowledgment can be conducted in gas appearance and in solution.