Iron(II) acetate is commonly used as a mordant in the dye industry and as an iron catalyst in organic oxidation reactions and in carbon nanotube synthesis. It is also empolyed as a precursor in the production of other iron compounds.
Iron-Catalyzed Direct Arylation through an Aryl Radical Transfer Pathway. 
Self-assembly of iron oxide-poly(ethylene glycol) core-shell nanoparticles at liquid-liquid interfaces. 
Controlled Solid-State Synthesis of Mri Effective Superparamagnetic Maghemite Nanoparticles from Iron(II) Acetate.