Agent Name

Boron silicide

CAS Number

12008-29-6

Formula

B6-Si

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Silicon boride; Hexaboron silicide; [ChemIDplus] Silicon hexaboride; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; Targets the CNS and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Magnesium silicide."

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