1-Butylpyrrolidin-2-one is a safer alternative to N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP), N,N-Dimethylacetamide (DMA), Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) and N,N-Dimethylformamide (DMF), which face increasing regulatory pressure. As opposed to NMP, DMF and DMA, 1-Butylpyrrolidin-2-one is not classified as developmentally reprotoxic.
EMPLURA® is our low-cost alternative to high-purity qualities. With EMPLURA we offer a range of solvents for a plurality of basic applications in non-regulated industries and for less demanding applications, preparative laboratory work and cleaning purposes. EMPLURA solvents provide adequate specifications with the most important parameters.
Excellent solvency power and water miscibility
High boiling point
High chemical and thermal stability
Not classified as a developmentalor geno-toxin
Lower volatility compared to NMP
Reliable alternative for REACH-restricted DMA, DMF, NMP
EMPLURA is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany