C106 Dye

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cis-Bis(isothiocyanato)(2,2′-bipyridyl-4,4′-dicarboxylato) (4,4′-bis(5-(hexylthio)thiophen-2-yl)-2,2′-bipyridyl)ruthenium(II)
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C106 Dye Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C44H44N6O4RuS6
Molecular Weight 1014.32
Appearance Black powder
Melting Point 196 °C
Boiling Point N/A
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 1014.079171 g/mol
Monoisotopic Mass 1014.079171 g/mol

C106 Dye Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H315-H317-H319-H335
Hazard Codes Xi
Precautionary Statements P261-P280-P305+P351+P338
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 3
GHS Pictograms

About C106 Dye

C106 Dye, proper name Cis-Bis(isothiocyanato)(2,2′-bipyridyl-4,4′-dicarboxylato)( 4,4′-bis(5-(hexylthio)thiophen-2-yl)-2,2′-bipyridyl)ruthenium(II), is a ruthenium-based organometallic complex used for high-efficiency dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs). Please request a quote above to receive pricing information based on your specifications.

C106 Dye Synonyms

cis-Bis(isothiocyanato)(2,2′-bipyridyl-4,4′-dicarboxylato)(4,4′-bis(5-(hexylthio)thiophen-2-yl)-2,2′-bipyridyl)ruthenium(II), Ruthenate(2-), [[2,2′-bipyridine]-4,4′-dicarboxylato(2-)- N1,N1′][4,4′-bis[5-(hexylthio)-2-thienyl]-2,2′-bipyridine- N1,N1′]bis(thiocyanato-N)-

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula C44H44N6O4RuS6
MDL Number N/A
EC No. 806-200-1
Pubchem CID 117065423
IUPAC Name 2-(4-carboxypyridin-2-yl)pyridine-4-carboxylic acid; 4-(5-hexylsulfanylthiophen-2-yl)-2-[4-(5-hexylsulfanylthiophen-2-yl)pyridin-2-yl]pyridine; ruthenium(2+); diisothiocyanate
SMILES CCCCCCSC1=CC=C(S1)C2=CC(=NC=C2)C3=NC=CC(=C3)C4=CC=C(S4)SCCCCCC.C1=CN=C(C=C1C(=O)O)C2=NC=CC(=C2)C(=O)O.C(=[N-])=S.C(=[N-])=S.[Ru+2]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C30H36N2S4.C12H8N2O4.2CNS.Ru/c1-3-5-7-9-19-33-29-13-11-27(35-29)23-15-17-31-25(21-23)26-22-24(16-18-32-26)28-12-14-30(36-28)34-20-10-8-6-4-2;15-11(16)7-1-3-13-9(5-7)10-6-8(12(17)18)2-4-14-10;2*2-1-3;/h11-18,21-22H,3-10,19-20H2,1-2H3;1-6H,(H,15,16

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.

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