Cyclopentadienyliron dicarbonyl iodide
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Cyclopentadienyliron dicarbonyl iodide is an organoiron compound with the formula (C5H5)Fe(CO)2I. It is a dark brown solid that is soluble in common organic solvents. (C5H5)Fe(CO)2I, or FpI as it is often known, is an intermediate for the preparation of other organoiron compounds such as in ferraboranes.
3D model (JSmol)
|Molar mass||303.864 g·mol−1|
|Appearance||Black crystalline solid (density = 2.374 g/cm3)|
|Melting point||119 °C (246 °F; 392 K)|
|H302, H312, H332|
|Safety data sheet (SDS)||Here|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).