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N-Methylpyrrolidone dist.

N-Methylpyrrolidone dist. (NMP) is an aprotic, highly polar organic solvent with a wide range of applications.


NMP as an aprotic, highly polar organic solvent is used in a variety of applications. These include:

  • Peptide synthesis in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Membrane manufacture, for example, polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP)
    and polyether sulfone (PES).
  • Lithium ion battery production
  • Coatings, inks and resins
  • Crop protection formulations and active ingredient synthesis
  • Oil extraction processes
CAS No.: 872-50-4