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102-54-5 - Ferrocene, 99% - Bis(cyclopentadienyl)iron - Di(cyclopentadienyl)iron - 87202 - Alfa Aesar

87202 Ferrocene, 99%

CAS Number
102-54-5
Synonyms
Bis(cyclopentadienyl)iron
Di(cyclopentadienyl)iron

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
50g 25.60
250g 66.60
1kg 199.00
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Ferrocene, 99%

MDL
MFCD00001427
EINECS
203-039-3

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H10Fe
Formula Weight
186.04
Form
Powder, Packaged under argon
Melting point
173-174°
Boiling Point
249°
Sensitivity
Air & Moisture Sensitive
Solubility
Insoluble in water. Soluble in organic solvents.

Applications

Ferrocene is used as a catalyst for carbon nanotubes and for rocket propellants. It is also used in the fuel for petrol engines, gasoline antiknock, luminous sensitive materials and exhibit anticancer activity. It acts as a photosensitive catalyst and promote the photochemical degadation of plastic films.

Notes

Sensitive to air, light and heat. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Li, M.; Xu, S.; Gross, A. J.; Hammond, J. L.; Estrela, P.; Weber, J.; Lacina, K.; James, T. D.; Marken, F. Ferrocene-Boronic Acid-Fructose Binding Based on Dual-Plate Generator-Collector Voltammetry and Square-Wave Voltammetry. ChemElectroChem. 2015, 2 ( 6), 867-871.

Tanushi, A.; Kusamoto, T.; Hattori, Y.; Takada, K.; Nishihara, H. Spin-Reconstructed Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in a Ferrocene-Nickeladithiolene Hybrid. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137 (20), 6448-6451.

Hussain, R. A.; Badshah, A.; Pezzuto, J. M.;Ahmed, N.; Kondratyuk, T. P.; Park, E. Ferrocene incorporated selenoureas as anticancer agents. J. Photochem. Photobiol., B 2015, 148, 197-208.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H228-H302-H411-H401

Flammable solid. Harmful if swallowed. Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Toxic to aquatic life.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P273-P280-P240-P241-P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid release to the environment. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,4037
Hazard Class
4.1
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2931.90
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
LK0700000

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