Ru-120

Ru-120 is air stable and contains ruthenium in oxidation state II, which is catalytically active. It is soluble in organic solvents.

Application
Ru-120 is used to catalyse hydrogenation reactions. It can also be used as a catalyst precursor for alkene (olefin) metathesis or as an isomerisation or hydrosilylation catalyst. It has been used to make photoactive complexes for dye sensitised solar cells by reaction with appropriate ligands.

Ruthenium content
31.2 – 33.7 % w/w

Colour
red/brown

Chemical formula
Ru2Cl4(C10H14)2

Product codes
UK: 199120
This product can be ordered worldwide under the above product codes

CAS number
52462-29-0

Product family
Pgm compound (solid)

Process
Hydrogenation

Market
Chemicals

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