Agent Name

Diphenyldifluorosilane

CAS Number

312-40-3

Formula

C12-H10-F2-Si

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Diphenylsilane difluoride; Benzene, 1,1'-(difluorosilylene)bis-; Difluorodiphenylsilane; Silane, difluorodiphenyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN1760

Category

Fluorosilanes

Description

Clear to straw-colored liquid with an acrid odor; [Gelest MSDS]

Comments

Reacts with water forming methanol and hydrogen fluoride; A severe eye irritant; A skin irritant that may cause delayed tissue necrosis; [Gelest MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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