Agent Name

N-Methyl-N-(tert-butyldimethylsilyl)trifluoroacetamide

CAS Number

77377-52-7

Formula

C9-H18-F3-N-O-Si

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Acetamide, N-((1,1-dimethylethyl)dimethylsilyl)-2,2,2-trifluoro-N-methyl-; [ChemIDplus] N-tert-Butyldimethylsilyl-N-methyltrifluoroacetamide; MTBSTFA; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN1993

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Readily hydrolyzes; A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "N-Methyl-N-(trimethylsilyl)trifluoroacetamide." See "N-Methyl-bis(trifluoroacetamide)."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

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