Rh-2EH, rhodium 2-ethyl hexanoate

This catalyst is Rh(2-ethylhexanoate)3 in 2-ethylhexanol. It is used for hydrosilylation reactions between vinyl and Si-H groups.

Rh-2EH may be used for hydrosilylation reactions where enhanced resistance to poisons is desired. The catalyst is supplied dissolved in organic solvent.

Benefits

  •  High stability rhodium(III) compound
  • Air stable solution
  • Poison resistant with high catalytic activity

Rhodium content
1.5– 4.2 % w/w

Colour
Red/brown

Chemical formula
Rh(C6H15O2)3

Product codes
UK: 209906 (2% Rh)
UK: 209000 (3.5% Rh)
This product can be ordered worldwide under the above product codes

CAS number
20845-92-5

Product family
Pgm compound solution (organic)

Process
Hydrosilylation, hydroformylation

Market
Chemicals, silicones

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