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Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline) ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate)

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Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline)ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate)
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Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline) ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate) Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C33H23F12N7P2RuS
Molecular Weight 940.65
Appearance Solid
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point N/A
Density N/A
Exact Mass 941.006276
Monoisotopic Mass 941.006276

Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline) ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate) Health & Safety Information

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About Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline) ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate)

Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline)ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate) is a fluorescent metal-ligand complex that serves as a reactive fluorescent dye for microscopy. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Bis(2,2'-bipyridine)-(5-isothiocyanato-phenanthroline) ruthenium bis(hexafluorophosphate) Synonyms


Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula C33H23F12N7P2RuS
MDL Number MFCD02683413
EC No. N/A
Beilstein Registry No. N/A
Pubchem CID 16218433
IUPAC Name 5-isothiocyanato-1,10-phenanthroline; 2-pyridin-2-ylpyridine; ruthenium(2+); dihexafluorophosphate
SMILES C1=CC=NC(=C1)C2=CC=CC=N2.C1=CC=NC(=C1)C2=CC=CC=N2.C1=CC2=CC(=C3C=CC=NC3=C2N=C1)N=C=S.F[P-](F)(F)(F)(F)F.F[P-](F)(F)(F)(F)F.[Ru+2]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C13H7N3S.2C10H8N2.2F6P.Ru/c17-8-16-11-7-9-3-1-5-14-12(9)13-10(11)4-2-6-15-13;2*1-3-7-11-9(5-1)10-6-2-4-8-12-10;2*1-7(2,3,4,5)6;/h1-7H;2*1-8H;;;/q;;;2*-1;+2

Packaging Specifications

Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

Related Elements

See more Ruthenium products. Ruthenium (atomic symbol: Ru, atomic number: 44) is a Block D, Group 8, Period 5 elemen with an atomic weight of 101.07. Ruthenium Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of ruthenium's shells is [2, 8, 18, 15, 1] and its electron configuration is [Kr] 4d7 5s1. The ruthenium atom has a radius of 134 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 207 pm. Ruthenium was discovered by J?drzej ?niadecki in 1807. It was first recognized as a distinct element by Karl Ernst Claus in 1844. Elemental RutheniumIn its elemental form, ruthenium has a silvery white metallic appearance. Ruthenium is a rare transition metal belonging to the platinum group of metals. It is found in pentlandite, pyroxenite, and platinum group metal ores. The name Ruthenium originates from the Latin word "Ruthenia," meaning Russia.


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