Agent Name

Isobutyltrimethoxysilane

CAS Number

18395-30-7

Formula

C7-H18-O3-Si

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Silane, trimethoxy(2-methylpropyl)-; Trimethoxy(2-methylpropyl)silane; [ChemIDplus] Isobutyl(trimethoxy)silane; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] UN1993

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make fine and large scale chemicals, computer-electronic-optical products, non-metallic mineral products (i.e. plasters and cement), in general manufacturing, building and construction work, non-metallic surface treatment products, adhesives/sealants, and as a laboratory reagent; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A skin irritant; Inhalation may cause drowsiness or dizziness; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Decomposed by water; A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Methyltrimethoxysilane," "Dimethoxydimethylsilane," and "Methyl silicate."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

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