Agent Name

Triethylgallium

CAS Number

1115-99-7

Formula

C6-H15-Ga

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Gallium, triethyl-; [ChemIDplus] UN3393

Category

Metals, Organic Compounds

Description

Liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Reacts violently with water evolving highly flammable gases; Pyrophoric; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Gallium."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Organometallic substance, solid, pyrophoric, water-reactive."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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