Agent Name

Tetramethylgermanium

CAS Number

865-52-1

Formula

C4-H12-Ge

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Germanium, tetramethyl-; TL 81; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Metals, Organic Compounds

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Inhalation lethal concentration (mouse) > 2,500 mg/m3/10min; [RTECS] A strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Germanium." See "Tetramethyl lead."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

30 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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