Amino radical protectant Di-t-butyldicarbonate "BOC"

Life & Amenity Business Division

Generic names Di-t-butyldicarbonate
Product name BOC
Main applications Amino radical protective agent
Packing / shipping method 25-kilogram and 180-kilogram packages
Chemical formula [(CH3)3COCO]2O
Special properties High purity of over 99%

Product overview

BOC is used as a protective agent for amino radicals and hydroxyl radicals in organic synthesis reactions.


  • Amino radical protective agent for synthesizing pharmaceuticals
  • Applications for chemically amplified resists
  • Used for organic synthesis

Special characteristics

Facilitates reactions under moderate conditions
Easy to remove reaction by-products

For more information:

MA Department, Life & Amenity Business Division
TEL: +81-3-5207-2527
FAX: +81-3-5207-2577

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