Additional Properties: Contains cesium chloride
Decomposes at 100° in HCl atmosphere to GeCl2
Application: Reacts with RI to yield RGeCl3.1
Auxiliary catalyst with Pt for hydroformylation of olefins.2
Reference: 1. Poskozim, P. J. Organometal. Chem. 1968, 12, 115.
2. Ogata, I. et al. Chem. Abstr. 92, 6067y; German Patent DE 2,909,042, 1979.