Cayman is a manufacturer, supplier, and vendor of biochemical reagents,
assay kits, forensic chemistry standards, antibodies, and proteins for
scientific research. Analytical testing services and custom synthesis are
Cayman Chemical Company
· 1180 East Ellsworth Road
· Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108
Substituted cathinones, like ethcathinone, are psychoactive compounds commonly used as recreational drugs.1,2 Some have amphetamine-like effects.3 Buphedrone (hydrochloride) is a substituted cathinone characterized by an ethyl group at the alpha position and an N-terminal methyl group. This compound has been identified in products sold as stimulants.2 Its biological and toxicological properties have not been evaluated. This product is intended for forensic applications.
1.Camilleri, A., Johnston, M.R., Brennan, M., et al. Chemical analysis of four capsules containing the controlled substance analogues 4-methylmethcathinone, 2-fluoromethamphetamine, α-phthalimidopropiophenone and N-ethylcathinone. Forensic Sci Int19759-66(2010).
2.Kikura-Hanajiri, R., Uchiyama, N., and Goda, Y.Survey of current trends in the abuse of psychotropic substances and plants in Japan. Leg Med (Tokyo)13(3)109-15(2011).
3.Dal Cason, T.A., Young, R., and Glennon, R.A.Cathinone: An investigation of several N-alkyl and methylenedioxy-substituted analogs. Pharmacol Biochem Behav58(4)1109-1116(1997).
Cayman Chemical Company regularly evaluates our shipping methods to ensure product stability is maintained and our corporate environmental impact is minimized. Products selected for review are evaluated and shipping methods are certified by our Scientists. While occasionally our method of shipping a product may change, rest assured the shipping conditions on all Cayman Chemical products have been reviewed and validated.
Upon receipt, it is important to check the storage requirements of your products and place them at the appropriate temperature. Products shipped without ice may require frozen storage for long term stability.
Cayman Chemical was formed over thirty years ago by demonstrating the value of naturally growing gorgonian corals as a renewable, economically viable source of prostaglandins. Today we operate our business knowing that we owe our start to the renewable resources our environment had provided. As Cayman Chemical continues to grow we consistently evaluate our business processes to ensure we are operating at the highest environmental standards.