Wilshire Technologies
Wilshire Technologies

Synthetic Capabilities

Our general capabilities encompass a wide palette of classical chemical technologies that include, but are not limited to:

  • Acylation
  • Alkylation
  • Amidation
  • Chiral syntheses - enantioselective & optical resolution
  • Chlorination - POCl3, SOCl2, PCl3
  • Condensation
  • Cyanation
  • Diazonium chemistry
  • Diels-Alder reaction
  • Esterification
  • Friedel-Crafts
  • Grignard chemistry
  • Halogenation
  • Heterocyclic synthesis
  • Metal Hydride Reductions - NaBH4, LAH, Vitride
  • Nitration
  • Oxidation
  • Phogenation
  • Reduction,
  • Suzuki coupling
  • Vilsmeier reaction
  • Wittig reaction

Niche Specialties

High-pressure Ethylene Oxide chemistry

High-pressure Hydrogenation and Amination

High-pressure Polymerization (50-L ~ 1'000-L reactors; > 1,000 psi)

High-temperature Reactions (> 250 °C)

Fluorination Technology

Selective fluorination utilizing Selectflouro® and DFI (2,2-Difluoro-1,3-dimethylimidazolidine), both of which are manufactured in-house. Our fluorination technology crosses seamlessly into the custom synthesis and fine chemical production.