Agent Name

Iodotrimethylsilane

CAS Number

16029-98-4

Formula

C3-H9-I-Si

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Silane, iodotrimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] Iodo(trimethyl)silane; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] TMIS; Trimethyliodosilane; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2924

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

Clear light brown liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Reacts violently with water; Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Silicon tetraiodide."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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