Phosphorus Specialties & Intermediates

The LANXESS portfolio of phosphorus specialties includes products which are used as liquid-liquid metal extractants, antifoam agents, solvent substitutes, viscosity depressants as well as catalysts for chemical synthesis.

Products: Baysolvex®, Tri- and Dibutyl phosphates, Disflamoll ®


LANXESS produces intermediates based on phosphorus like phosphorus chlorides, phosphites, phosphorus oxides and polyphosphoric acids. These are used as basic building blocks and phosphorylating agents in the production of phosphorus compounds. The production of agrochemicals and flame-retardants accounts for the major part of the synthesis chemicals consumption.