Preparation of Hexakis(acetylacetonato) Trinickel(II) Dihydrate aka Nickel Acetylacetonate

First published at 15:10 UTC on April 10th, 2021.

In this video I make the acetylacetonate of nickel(II) using nickel(II) nitrate hexahydrate, 2,4-pentanedione (acetylacetone), and sodium hydroxide. I had a few problems with this prep but in the end everything worked out fine. This prep is really e…

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