Title

The photolysis of bis(benzene)chromium(I) in chloroform

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-2001

Publisher

Elsevier

Abstract

Irradiation of [Cr(C6H6)2]Cl in chloroform at 254 nm yields CrCl3. The reaction occurs primarily through the photodissociation of CHCl3, followed by attack by CCl3 radicals or HCl on the complex.