Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO)
Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO) is a highly polar and water miscible organic liquid, with an exceptionaly low level of toxicity. Arkema has developed a broad range of DMSO grades in order to meet customer- specific needs.
Products in product range
The latest addition in Arkema DMSO range, Demsolv™ is a pleasant-odor dimethylsulfoxide issued from DMSO base recycled material, which is designed specifically for the surface coating, cleaning, and stripping
DMSO standard grade is a technical grade of dimethyl sulfoxide, suitable for use in common industrial applications.
DMSO EG is a high purity grade, caracterized by an extremilly low metal content (<10ppb). DMSO EG is an essentials component in photoresist stripping formulations which are used for the manufacture of semiconductor devices and TFT-LCD displays.
Arkema has developed an improved, pleasant-smelling version of dimethylsulfoxide called DMSO EVOL™, a grade designed specifically for surface coating, cleaning, and stripping applications, as well as for agrochemical formulations.
DMSO HP is a high purity grade designed for the synthesis of organic compounds. DMSO HP simplifies the manufacturing process by contributing minimal process impurities, while providing a predictably low moisture level and controled pH. It is the solvent of choice in any chemical or polymer synthesis process where the final purity of the finished product is critical, such as active pharmaceutical ingreedients (API), Pesticide or polyacrylonitrile (PAN) carbon fiber precursor.