Agent Name

Triethylindium

CAS Number

923-34-2

Formula

C6-H15-In

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Indium, triethyl-; [ChemIDplus] TEI SSG (TRIETHYLINDIUM); TEI Select Semiconductor Grade; [Akzo Nobel MSDS] UN2003

Category

Metals, Organic Compounds

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Akzo Nobel MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in semiconductors; [Akzo Nobel MSDS]

Comments

Pyrophoric; Reacts violently with water; Causes burns; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; [Akzo Nobel MSDS] See "Indium." See "Trimethylindium."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.1 mg/m3, as In

Explanatory Notes

Vapor pressure = 4 mm Hg at 60 deg C; [Akzo Nobel MSDS] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Metal alkyls, water-reactive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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