LatMet

Chemical name:

1,3-Bis(2,4,6-trimethylphenylimidazolidin-2-ylidene)chloro(tricyclohexylphosphine)-(2-oxobenzylidene)ruthenium(II)

Product number:

AS2035

CAS number:

1407229-58-6

Patent number:

PCT/EP2013/065839

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Latent catalyst for ROMP. Requires chemical activation (typically with in situ generated HCl). Depending on monomer purity/reactivity might require thermal activation (60-80oC). Shows good solubility in dicyclopentadiene. Shelf life in DCPD – around 4h.

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Chemical properties

Chemical formula: 

C46H65ClN2OPRu

Molecular weight: 829.52 g/mol

Physical state: powder

Color: green

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Handling information

High stability allows catalyst handling on air.

Storage information

Long-term storage (>1 week): Store under inert gas in a cold place (recommended temp. 2 – 8 oC).

Short-term storage (<1 week): Store under inert gas at ambient temperature.

Applications

Reference list
  1. PCT/EP2013/065839
  2. A. Kozłowska, M. Dranka, M. Zachara, E. Pump, C. Slugovc, K. Skowerski, K. Grela “Chelating Ruthenium Phenolate Complexes—Synthesis, General Catalytic Activity and Applications in Olefin Metathesis Polymerization” Chem. Eur. J., 20(43), 14120 – 14125 (2014).