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Pd(II) EnCat® BINAP30

extent of labeling: 0.39 mmol/g Pd loading, Pd 1.0, BINAP 0.25

Synonym: Palladium acetate and BINAP, microencapsulated in polyurea matrix



Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Palladium Catalysts, Pd EnCat
composition   BINAP, 0.25
  Pd, 1.0
reaction suitability   core: palladium
  reaction type: Buchwald-Hartwig Cross Coupling Reaction
  reaction type: Heck Reaction
  reaction type: Hiyama Coupling
  reaction type: Negishi Coupling
  reaction type: Sonogashira Coupling
  reaction type: Stille Coupling
  reaction type: Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling
  reagent type: catalyst
extent of labeling   0.39 mmol/g Pd loading
storage temp.   room temp


General description

It is Pd EnCat® catalyst, wherein palladium acetate and 1,1′-binaphthalene-2,2′-diylbis(diphenylphosphine) (BINAP) are microencapsulated within a polyurea matrix, which prevents palladium leaching.


Reaxa Technology


1, 10, 100 g in glass bottle

Features and Benefits

The advantage of Pd EnCat® catalysts are:
• Low residual metal levels in crude product.
• Easy recovery of catalyst.
• Compatibility of immobilized metal with various ligands to effect C–C bond forming reactions.
• Safer and easier to handle than Pd/C for hydrogenation.
• Efficiency and economy gains through recovery and recycling.

Legal Information

Pd EnCat® technology.

EnCat is a registered trademark of Reaxa Ltd.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Target organs 
Nervous system
UN 3175 4.1 / PGII
WGK Germany 
Protocols & Articles


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Aldrich ChemFiles 2007, 7.10, 23.
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