Structure of lead(II) oxalate dihydrate

  title={Structure of lead(II) oxalate dihydrate},
  author={Alexander V. Virovets and Dmitry Yu. Naumov and Elena V Boldyreva and Nina V. Podberezskaya},
Lead(II) oxalate dihydrate, PbC 2 O 4 .2H 2 O, has a polymeric structure. The channels formed by Pb 2+ and oxalate ions are elongated along [001]. Within the channels there are water molecules of two sorts: (a) water weakly coordinated to lead ions and (b) water of crystallization