4,4'-Dimethoxy-2,2'-bipyridyl CAS: 17217-57-1 is synthesized from 4,4-dinitro-2,2-bipyridine N,N-dioxide CAS: 51595-55-2, which is white crystal powder and easily solved in most of organic solvent.
4,4'-Dimethoxy-2,2'-bipyridyl is N-containing bidentate ligand, which could be react with metal ion forming a complex as catalyst for polymerization. It is also could be applied in luminescence.
There are several other popular name for 4,4'-dimethoxy-2,2'-bipyridyl, e.g. 4,4'-dimethoxy-2,2'-bipyridine; 4,4′-bis(methoxy)-2,2′-bipyridine; 2,2'-Bipyridine, 4,4'-dimethoxy-, etc., which often used in literature and oral communications.
UCHEM has been manufacturing and supplying its analogues as shown in the following:
2,2'-Bipyridine-4,4'-diylbis-boronic acid CAS:159614-36-5
4,4'-Diethyl ester phosphonate-2,2'-bipyridine CAS: 174397-53-6
2,2'-Bipyridine-4,4'-bis(phosphonic acid) CAS: 194800-56-1