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DMSO

Offering reliability and multiple application as Japan's sole DMSO maker.

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  • Catalogue(PDF)

Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO) is a highly safe aprotic polar solvent that dissolves most organic and inorganic compounds.
In addition, Dimethyl Sulfide (DMS), an intermediate raw material of DMSO, is a unique product of Toray Fine Chemicals used in a variety of other fields.

Structure of DMSO
Structure of DMS

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Newly, Toray Fine Chemicals launched DMSO-ExG as for pharmaceutical Excipient grade. DMSO-ExG comply with USP(United States Pharmacopeia)and EP(European Pharmacopoeia), and DMSO-ExG is manufactured under IPEC-GMP conditions.

  • Catalogue(PDF)

Removers and Cleaners

Thanks to both high dissolution properties and permeability, DMSO has extensive application as a remover and cleaner in a number of areas.

・Electronic component cleaners
・Removers
・Plant cleaning agents
・Mold release solvents for motor parts molding

 

Organic synthesis solvents

DMSO can be used as a raw material or reaction solvent in the pharmaceutical and agrochemical fields.

・Pharmaceuticals and Agrochemicals synthesis solvents
・Food additive synthesis solvents

 

Other applications

Thanks to its outstanding dissolution properties and low toxicity, use of DMSO is not limited solely to the chemical industry.
・Polymerized yarn solvents
・Extracting solvents
・Dye and Pigment dissolving solvents

In addition to offering a stable supply of high performance DMSO, Toray Fine Chemicals, in response to our customers' requests, recovers,refines and converts used DMSO back into a reusable resource thereby contributing to the protection and preservation of the environment.

DMS is a raw material for various organic sulfur compounds in the pharmaceutical and agrochemical fields and is also used as an odorant.

DMSO Sales & Marketing Sect.
2-3-1, Kanda-Sudacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0041, Japan
TEL: +81-3-6859-1205 FAX: +81-3-6859-1140

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