Organometallics: Markets and Applications

Organic Synthesis

Albemarle offers various reagents in the field of organometallics (Li, Mg, Zn) which exhibit an extraordinary reactivity but also a high selectivity in chemical transformations.

These organometallic reagents are mainly used in organic synthesis and can be assigned to the following application areas:

  • Deprotonation, directed ortho metalation
  • Halogen-metal exchange
  • C-C-coupling reaction (e.g. Kumada, Negishi protocol)
  • Reduction

The organic synthesis is widely used in the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Polymer
  • Agrochemical
  • Electronics
  • Flavors and fragrances

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