Thermo Scientific™

Tri-Sil BP (BSA:Pyridine) Reagent

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Industrial Chromatography

Employ a reagent-solvent mixture, for one-step derivatization with the Thermo Scientific™ Tri-Sil BP (BSA:Pyridine) Reagent, Composed of BSA and high-purity pyridine, this silylation reagent formulation derivatizes alcohols, phenols, organic acids, aromatic amides, and amines for GC analysis. It is excellent for use with unhindered steriods.
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Reacts with a Wide Range of Compounds

Alcohols, phenols, some enols, and other hydroxyl/polyhydroxyl compounds to form trimethylsilyl ethers

Organic acids to form trimethylsilyl esters

Aromatic amides to form N-trimethylsilyl derivatives

Amines to form N-trimethylsilyl derivatives

Unhindered steroids

Not recommended for use with carbohydrates.

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General References:

1. P.V. Fennessey, et al. Org. Mass Spec. 15(4). (1980)

2. H.S. Ramsdell, et al. J. Chromatogr. 181, 90-94. (1980)