Lithium bis(trimethylsilyl)amide is a non-nucleophilic strong Brønsted base, which is generally soluble in most of the nonpolar organic solvents. It is most commonly employed in organic reactions.
Base employed in generating enolates for the preparation of lactone precursors, pyranones, and cyclohexanes.
Used to catalyze the addition of phosphine P-H bonds to carbodiimides leading to phosphaguanidines. Also used in a novel three-step synthesis of disubstituted 1,2,5-thiadiazoles.
10, 50, 250 g in glass bottle