Key Technologies

Our spectrum of key technologies is unique in the market. They are available at many different scales – from lab samples to pilot quantities up to full industrial volume.

Bromination

Reactions

  • Bromination
  • Halogen Exchange
  • Hydrobromination

Reagents

  • Bromine
  • DBDMH
  • HBr
  • NBS
  • PBr3
Chlorination

Reactions

  • Photochlorination
  • Aromatic chlorination

Reagents

  • Cl2
  • SOCl2
  • PCl3

In-house production

  • PCl5
  • SO2Cl2
C2 Chemistry

Reagents

  • Acetaldehyde
  • Nitric acid
C-C Coupling

Reactions

  • Heck reaction
  • Suzuki coupling
  • Ullmann coupling

Reagents

  • Boronic acid
  • Halide

Catalysts

  • Palladium
  • Copper
Sandmeyer and diazonium chemistry

Reagents

  • Nitrosyl sulfuric acid
  • Copper bromide (I)
  • Cuprous cyanide
  • Sodium nitrite
  • Sulfur dioxide

Reactions

  • Diazo coupling
  • Diazotation
  • Nitration
  • Sandmeyer
Fluorination

Reactions

  • Electrochemical  fluorination
  • Halogen Exchange
  • Nucleophilic fluorination

Reagents

  • Hydrogen fluoride
  • Triethylamine trihydrofluoride (TEA.3HF)
  • Pyridinium poly(hydrogen fluoride) (Py-HF)
  • Nonafluorobutanesulphonylfluoride
  • Potassium fluoride
Friedel-Crafts Chemistry

Reagents

  • AlCl3
Grignard

Reagents

  • Butyl lithium
  • Trichlorosilane
  • Vinyl chloride

 

Halogen exchange

Reagents

  • HBr - Hydrogen bromide
  • HF - Hydrogen fluoride
  • KF - Potassium fluoride
  • TEA 3HF – Triethylamine trihydrofluoride

 

Hydrogenation

Catalysts

  • Pt or Pd/C – Platinum or Palladium on Carbon
  • Mn(Ac)2 – Manganese(II) acetate

Reagents

  • Hydrogene
Low Temperature Chemistry

Reactions

  • Hydroformylation
  • Lithiation

Reagents

  • Butyl- and Hexyllithium
  • LiAlH4
  • Grignard
  • Boronic acid
Oxidation

Catalysts

  • Pt/C – Platinum on Carbon
  • Mn(Ac)2 – Manganese(II) acetate

Reagents

  • Air
  • Oxygen
  • Sulfur trioxide

Other support reactions

  • Acylation / Alkylation
  • Amination / Amidation
  • Carbonylation
  • Cyanation
  • Esterification
  • Nitration
  • Sulfonation and sulfochlorination
  • Organophosphorus chemistry
  • Polymerisations
  • Aldol & Knoevenagel Condensations
  • Diels-Alder Reactions
  • Michael Addition
  • Rearrangements
    (Claisen/Fries/Hofmann)
  • Skraup Synthesis
  • Wittig Reaction
  • Organometallic chemistry
  • Use of metal halides and alkyllithium derivatives
  • Use of sulfur and sulfide derivatives