Agent Name

Bis(triphenylphosphine)dicarbonylnickel

CAS Number

13007-90-4

Formula

C38-H30-Ni-O2-P2

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Bis(triphenylphosphine)dicarbonyl nickel; Dicarbonylbis(triphenylphosphine)nickel; [ChemIDplus] (T-4)-Dicarbonylbis(triphenylphosphine)nickel; Dicarbonyldi(triphenylphosphino)nickel; [Merck Index] Nickel(0)bis(triphenylphosphine) dicarbonyl; Dicarbonylbis(triphenylphosphine)nickel(0); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metals, Organic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] Light yellow crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a polymerization catalyst; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation and skin sensitization; Possible carcinogen; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Nickel" and linked occupational diseases.

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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