APIs & Raw Materials


Dimethylformamide Dimethylacetal (DMF-DMA) is an excellent methylating agent for acids, amines, thiols and amino acids, and widely used for pharma, agro, and cosmetics applications.

DMF-DMA is a reliable methylation agent mainly applied in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals and crop protection agents. A third field of application is the use in the cosmetics industry, e.g. for hair care products.

BASF offers DMF-DMA worldwide as bulk or in drums (170 kg).

Product CAS No. M [g/mol] Assay [%] b.p [C] m.p. [C]
1,1-Dimethoxy-N,N-dimethyl methanamine 4637-24-5 119.16 min. 96 104 - 108 -85