Agent Name

Dimethicone copolyol methyl ether

CAS Number

68951-97-3

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Siloxanes and silicones, di-me, methoxy terminated; Poly(dimethylsiloxane), alpha-methoxy-omega-methyl-; Siloxanes and Silicones, di-Me, methoxy-terminated; [ChemIDplus] Poly(dimethylsiloxane), methoxy terminated; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Methoxy terminated poly(dimethylsiloxane); [Gelest MSDS]

Category

Silicones

Description

Clear viscous liquid; [Gelest MSDS]

Comments

Readily hydrolyzed evolving toxic gas; An irritant; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Targets the liver, kidney, and brain; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Reacts with water producing methanol; [Gelest MSDS] See "Methyl alcohol."

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