It is used as an initiator in the presence of fac-[Ir(ppy) 3 for the photoredox catalyst activated CRP of methacrylates in visible light-induced controlled radical polymerization of methacrylates with perfluoroalkyl iodide.
Qian Liu, et al. Visible light-induced controlled radical polymerization of methacrylates with perfluoroalkyl iodide as the initiator in conjugation with a photoredox catalyst fac-[Ir(ppy)]3.J. Polym. Sci.,2014,52(22), 3283-3291.
Emily R. Berkeley,et al. Syntheses, Structural Characterizations, and Reactivity Studies of Half-Sandwich Cobalt, Rhodium, and Iridium Metallatricarbadecaboranyl Complexes.Organometallics.,2015,34(7), 1396-1407.
Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.