Callery, LLC

Evans City,  PA 
United States
  • Booth: 920

Callery, the experts in reagents that enable YOUR chemistry. We are recognized world-wide as the experts in (1) Borane-derivatives for: reduction reactions, free-radical sources, coupling chemistry and chiral reagents, and (2) Non-nucleophilic bases for deprotonation reactions for coupling and elimination (alkali metal alkoxides and alkali metal HMDS salts). Our expertise in handling air- and moisture-sensitive reagents assures the highest quality products are delivered to you on time and on spec. Talk to us about safe-handling training and engineering recommendations - we are happy to support your engineering and manufacturing teams to insure our products are safely fed into your process at the same quality they left our packaging department. From sub-kilo samples to truckload quantities, we can support your demand and make you successful! For a personal introduction, visit booth 920 or call Mark at 724-498-7058. View our portfolio at

 Press Releases

  • March 1, 2017 launched the new era of Callery, LLC as the new stand-alone entity born from BASF’s divestment of their Inorganic Specialties unit.  The Callery name is synonymous with the boron- and potassium-deriviatives made at our Evans City, PA (USA) site for more than 70 years.  Callery is a global leader in highly reactive chemistries, supplying products to the pharmaceutical, fine, and specialty chemical arenas.  

    Callery’s current product portfolio includes a range of Specialty Alkoxide bases & Borane derivatives, as well as a variety of custom products based on the company’s core competency in the handling of highly reactive compounds. Callery’s world-class facility includes R&D labs, pilot plant, large scale production facilities and all knowledge associated with existing and developmental products. 

    Bob Girton, member of Callery’s Board of Directors, said: "We are grateful for all of the hard work by the transition team over the last several months for helping us carve out the Callery business from BASF with minimal impact on our customers. We are excited to join them in taking Callery to its next level of success and build on the business’ commitment to environmental health and safety, a high level of product quality, and  industry leading reagent and organometallic technology.” 

    The company’s products have enabled some of the world’s most impressive innovations, including billion-dollar blockbuster drugs, agro chemicals, and other high performance products from electronics to polymer applications.

    About Callery
    Callery, formerly BASF’s Inorganic Specialties Business, is the world’s leading expert in alkoxide bases, borane derivatives, and other highly reactive chemistries. Headquartered in Evans City, Pennsylvania, Callery prides itself in enabling its customers’ success with world-class innovators, unmatched quality, flexible production options, outstanding customer service, and global supply chain management. Callery’s products enable some of the world’s most successful innovations from billion-dollar blockbuster drugs to next-generation displays. How can Callery’s capabilities enable your next big innovation? Further information at


  • Diisopinocampheyl-chloroborane
    Reducing agent to convert asymmetric ketones to chiral secondary alcohols.<br /><br /><br />(-) and (+) enantiomers are available. <br /><br />CAS#: 85116-37-6 (-) enantiomer <br />CAS# 112246-73-8 (+) enantiomer<br />...


    (-)-Diisopinocampheyl-chloroborane in Heptanes
    (-)-Diisopinocampheylchloroborane in Heptanes 60-65% Solution

    Efficiently reduces asymmetric ketones to chiral secondary alcohols.