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XtalFluor® Reagents: Cover story of Chemistry & Industry Magazine
September 13, 2010

XtalFluor® Reagents: Cover story of Chemistry & Industry Magazine

C&I Magazine has recently published an article entitled "Simple fluorine chemistry" as cover story in their September 13th issue. This article describes the partnership between OmegaChem, Manchester Organics and Sigma-Aldrich in the development of the new XtalFluor® fluorinating reagents that put safety first and deliver results.

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XtalFluor® Reagents get Media Coverage in Chemical & Engineering News
May 3, 2010

XtalFluor® Reagents get Media Coverage in Chemical & Engineering News

Stephen K. Ritter, Senior Editor of C&EN, has recently written an article entitled "Deoxofluorination Reagents Proliferate". The article focuses on the multiple benefits of the new crystalline fluorinating reagents developed by OmegaChem, XtalFluor-E® and XtalFluor-M®,  in comparison to other widely used deoxofluorination reagents, such as DAST, Deoxo-Fluor and Fluolead.

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OmegaChem publishes an article in the Journal of Organic Chemistry
April 19, 2010

OmegaChem publishes an article in the Journal of Organic Chemistry

The paper entitled: Aminodifluorosulfinum Salts: Selective Fluorination Reagents with Enhanced Thermal Stability and Ease of Handling (J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 3401-3411), provides an in depth look on  XtalFluor-E® and XtalFluor-M® mediated fluorinations and their all-around advantages over DAST, Deoxo-Fluor® and Fluolead™.

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OmegaChem was awarded the Canadian Innovation Leader (CIL) Certificate - NRC-IRAP
March 29, 2010

OmegaChem was awarded the Canadian Innovation Leader (CIL) Certificate - NRC-IRAP

OmegaChem received this morning the Canadian Innovation Leader (CIL) Certificate from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP). The Canadian Innovation Leader (CIL) Certificate Program was made to recognize Canadian firms that have successfully developed and applied innovative technologies, linking scientific research to commercialization, jobs, and economic growth.

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OmegaChem writes a scientific paper in the Organic Letters
October 7, 2009

OmegaChem writes a scientific paper in the Organic Letters

Omegachem has recently developed Aminodifluorosulfinium Tetrafluoroborate Salts as Stable and Crystalline Deoxofluorinating Reagents.  A preliminary account on these novel fluorinating reagents has recently been published (Beaulieu, F.; Beauregard, L.-P.;  Courchesne, G.; Couturier, M.; LaFlamme, F.;  L’Heureux, A. Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 5050-5053).

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New Head Office
September 14, 2009

New Head Office

OmegaChem started his activities at their second site in St-Romuald, QC, Canada. Therefore, OmegaChem's head officeis now located on 480 rue Perreault, Lévis (QC) G6W 7V6  Canada. Phone numbers and email addresses did not change in the process and the company is pleased to annonce that transition will not affect our activities.

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