Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer

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(2N) 99% Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer
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Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C8H12Cl2Ru
Molecular Weight 280.16
Appearance Brown to black crystals or powder
Melting Point 293°C
Boiling Point 153.5 °C
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass N/A
Monoisotopic Mass 279.936005
Charge N/A

Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer Health & Safety Information

Signal Word N/A
Hazard Statements H412
Hazard Codes Xi, Xn
Precautionary Statements P273
Risk Codes 52/53-22
Safety Statements 61
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 1

About Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer

Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Dichloro(1,5-cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II), Polymer Synonyms

(1,5-Cyclooctadiene)ruthenium(II) chloride, Ruthenium(II) chloride 1,5-cyclooctadiene complex, Dichloro(cycloocta-1,5-diene)ruthenium(II), CAS 3935-17-0

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula [Ru(COD)Cl2]n
MDL Number MFCD00171304
EC No. 256-889-2
Beilstein/Reaxys No. N/A
Pubchem CID N/A
SMILES [Cl-].[Ru+2].[Cl-].C\1=C\CC/C=C\CC/1
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/C8H12.2ClH.Ru/c1-2-4-6-8-7-5-3-1;;;/h1-2,7-8H,3-6H2;2*1H;/q;;;+2/p-2/b2-1-,8-7-;;;

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 element 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 Jędrzej Śniadecki 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.


Chlorine is a Block P, Group 17, Period 3 element. Its electron configuration is [Ne]3s23p5. The chlorine atom has a covalent radius of 102±4 pm and its Van der Waals radius is 175 pm. Chlorine ModelIn its elemental form, chlorine is a yellow-green gas. Chlorine is the second lightest halogen after fluorine. It has the third highest electronegativity and the highest electron affinity of all elements, making it a strong oxidizing agent. It is rarely found by itself in nature. Chlorine was discovered and first isolated by Carl Wilhelm Scheele in 1774. It was first recognized as an element by Humphry Davy in 1808.

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