[14220-64-5] · C14H10Cl2N2Pd · Bis(benzonitrile)dichloropalladium(II) · (MW 383.57)
(used as an organic solvent-soluble form of PdCl2 and as a PdII catalyst)
Alternate Name: bis(benzonitrile)palladium chloride.
Physical Data: mp 129-130 °C.
Solubility: sol chloroform, dichloromethane, benzene, toluene.
Form Supplied in: commercially available as an orange-yellow powder.
Handling, Storage, and Precautions: air-stable, not hygroscopic.
The title reagent is most often used as a soluble source of palladium chloride. Reactions of this and other palladium chloride derivatives are described in the article on Palladium(II) Chloride.
Okayama University of Science, Japan