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(2N) 99+% Molybdenum(V) Isopropoxide Powder
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Molybdenum(V) Isopropoxide Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C15H35MoO5
Molecular Weight 391.04
Appearance Pale yellow to brown powder or liquid
Melting Point -90 °C (solution)
Boiling Point 82 °C (solution)
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O Reacts exothermally
Exact Mass 393.154 g/mol
Monoisotopic Mass 393.154 g/mol

Molybdenum(V) Isopropoxide Health & Safety Information

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H225-H315-H319-H336
Hazard Codes F, Xi
Precautionary Statements P210-P261-P280a-P280a-P240-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Flash Point 12 °C
Risk Codes R11 R36/38 R67
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN1219 3/PG II

About Molybdenum(V) Isopropoxide

Molybdenum Isopropoxide is one of numerous organometallic compounds manufactured by American Elements under the trade name AE Organometallics™. Organometallics are useful reagents, catalysts, and precursor materials with applications in thin film deposition, industrial chemistry, pharmaceuticals, LED manufacturing, and others. American Elements supplies organometallic compounds in most volumes including bulk quantities and also can produce materials to customer specifications. Please request a quote above for more information on pricing and lead time.

Molybdenum(V) Isopropoxide Synonyms


Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Mo(OC3H7)5
MDL Number MFCD00210636
EC No. N/A
Pubchem CID 18475294
IUPAC Name molybdenum; propan-2-olate
SMILES CC(C)[O-].CC(C)[O-].CC(C)[O-].CC(C)[O-].CC(C)[O-].[Mo]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/5C3H7O.Mo/c5*1-3(2)4;/h5*3H,1-2H3;/q5*-1;

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 Molybdenum products. Molybdenum (atomic symbol: Mo, atomic number: 42) is a Block D, Group 6, Period 5 element with an atomic weight of 95.96. Molybdenum Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of molybdenum's shells is [2, 8, 18, 13, 1] and its electron configuration is [Kr] 4d5 5s1. The molybdenum atom has a radius of 139 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 209 pm. In its elemental form, molybdenum has a gray metallic appearance. Molybdenum was discovered by Carl Wilhelm in 1778 and first isolated by Peter Jacob Hjelm in 1781. Molybdenum is the 54th most abundant element in the earth's crust. Elemental MolybdenumIt has the third highest melting point of any element, exceeded only by tungsten and tantalum. Molybdenum does not occur naturally as a free metal, it is found in various oxidation states in minerals. The primary commercial source of molybdenum is molybdenite, although it is also recovered as a byproduct of copper and tungsten mining. The origin of the name Molybdenum comes from the Greek word molubdos meaning lead.


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