Trioctylamine is most commonly utilized in extraction of precious metals and organic acids including trichloroacetic acid, succinic acid, and acetic acid. It has chemical formula C24H51N with molar mass of 353.679 g/mol. This compound has boiling point range of 164 to 168 degrees Celsius with density of 0.809 g/ml. It also finds application for acidic waste water treatment purposes. Trioctylamine shows solubility in chloroform and has low melting point of about 34 degrees Celsius. It appears as white to off-white colored liquid with high sensitivity to air.