Received 7 January 2013
aCentre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Department of Chemistry, University of Oslo, PO Box 1126, 0315 Oslo, Norway,bCentre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology &, inGAP National Centre of Research-based Innovation, Department of Chemistry, University of Oslo, PO Box 1126, 0315 Oslo, Norway, and cDepartment of Chemistry, University of Bergen, PO Box 7803, 5020 Bergen, Norway
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In the title coordination polymer, [Zr(C8H2O6)(C5H10N2O)2]n, the ZrIV atom (site symmetry 2) is coordinated by two O,O'-bidentate 2,5-dioxidoterephthalate (DHTP4-) ligands and two O-bonded 1,3-dimethyl-2-imidazolidinone (DMI) ligands (the latter in a cis orientation) in a distorted ZrO6 octahedral geometry. The deprotonated hydroxy and carboxy O atoms of the DHTP4- ligand chelate the ZrIV ion via a six-membered ring; the dihedral angle between the carboxylate group and the aromatic ring is 14.46 (11)°. The DHTP4- ligand is completed by crystallographic inversion symmetry and coordinates to two ZrIV atoms, thereby forming polymeric zigzag chains propagating in .
Data collection: SMART (Bruker, 2003); cell refinement: SAINT (Bruker, 2003); data reduction: SAINT; program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: DIAMOND (Brandenburg, 2006); software used to prepare material for publication: publCIF (Westrip, 2010).
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: HB7025 ).
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