CERIUM (IV) TETRAMETHYLHEPTANEDIONATE

Chemical Information

Synonyms: Ceric dipivaloylmethanate

Chemical Formula: Ce(C11H19O2)4

Description: Deep red crystalline powder

Trace Elements:

Al < 1 ppm
Ca < 5 ppm
Fe < 1 ppm
K < 1 ppm
La < 20 ppm
Na < 30 ppm
Nd < 10 ppm
Y < 10 ppm
Zn < 2 ppm

Assay (Oxide Gravimetric): > 99.5 % as Ce(C11H19O2)4

Insolubles In Dry n-hexane: < 30 ppm

Trace Elements (Wet Test): Cl < 30 ppm

Additional Information

CAS No.: 18960-54-8

B.P.: Decomposes before reaching boiling point

M.P.: 265°C

Solubility in water: Insoluble

Solubility in organics: Soluble in hydrocarbons, alcohols, ketones & esters

Applications

Nano-materials & Thin Films
Catalysis & Synthesis
Ferroelectric Metals