Barium acetylacetonate

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Barium acetylacetonate[1]
CAS number 12084-29-6
PubChem 5486157
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Molecular formula C10H14BaO4
Molar mass 335.54 g mol−1
Appearance White
EU classification Harmful Xn
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Barium acetylacetonate is a compound with formula Ba(C5H7O2)2. It is the barium complex of acetylacetone.


Barium acetylacetonate has uses in metal organic chemical vapour deposition. It is the source barium in the production of polycrystalline BaTiO3 thin films, alongside diisopropoxy-titanium-bis-(acetylacetonate) as the source of titanium.[2]