Compounds with Ligands Bonded by Two or Three Carbon Atoms (Beryllocarbaboranes)

  • Hubert Schmidbaur
Part of the Gmelin Handbook of Inorganic Chemistry book series (GMELIN, volume B-e / 1 / 1)


To 1,2-C2B9H13 in C6H6 is added an equimolar amount of Be(C2H5)2∙3.30(C2H5)2. C2H6 is evolved, and a white precipitate is formed in a small yield. The precipitate is separated by filtration, washed with C6H6, and dried at 50°C.


Filtration Petroleum Cage Adduct Recrystallization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hubert Schmidbaur
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  1. 1.Anorganisch-Chemisches Institut der T.U. MünchenGermany

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