Agent Name

Borazine

CAS Number

6569-51-3

Formula

B3-H6-N3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Inorganic benzene; Hexahydro-s-triazaborine; Borazole; Triborine triamine; Triboron nitride; s-Triazaborane; [Merck Index]

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Liquid; [Merck Index] Clear colorless liquid; Fumes in air; [Gelest MSDS] "Borazine is a colourless liquid with an aromatic smell. In water it hydrolyzes to boric acid, ammonia, and hydrogen." [Wikipedia]

Comments

Dissolves in water; [Merck Index] Reacts violently with water and may ignite on contact; Causes burns; Inhalation overexposure may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Gelest MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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