Agent Name

Siloxanes and Silicones, di-Me, Me vinyl, vinyl group-terminated

CAS Number

68083-18-1

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Dimethylvinylsiloxy-terminated dimethyl, methyl vinyl siloxanes; [FDA] (0.3-0.4% Vinylmethylsiloxane)(dimethylsiloxane) copolymer, vinyl terminated; Vinyl terminated polydimethylsiloxane; [Gelest MSDS]

Category

Silicones

Description

Clear liquid; [Gelest MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"More precisely called polymerized siloxanes or polysiloxanes, silicones are mixed inorganic-organic polymers with the chemical formula [R2SiO]n, where R is an organic group such as methyl, ethyl, or phenyl. . . . Silicones are inert, synthetic compounds with a variety of forms and uses. Typically heat-resistant and rubber-like, they are used in sealants, adhesives, lubricants, medical applications, cookware, and insulation." [Wikipedia]

Comments

A severe eye irritant; [Gelest MSDS]

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