Agent Name

Sodium methylsiliconate

CAS Number

16589-43-8

Formula

C-H6-O3-Si.x-Na

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Silanetriol, 1-methyl-, sodium salt (1:?); Silanetriol, methyl-, sodium salt; Sodium methylsilanetriolate; [ChemIDplus] Methylsilanetriol, sodium salt; [Gelest MSDS] UN1719

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

30% Aqueous solution: Clear liquid; [Gelest MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

Causes burns; [Gelest MSDS] See "Sodium trimethylsilanolate."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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