Agent Name

Trimethylsilyl cyanide

CAS Number

7677-24-9

Formula

C4-H9-N-Si

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Trimethylsilylnitrile; Silanecarbonitrile, trimethyl-; Trimethylsilylcarbonitrile; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

Colorless liquid; mp = 11-12 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Reacts violently with water; Highly toxic by inhalation, skin absorption, and ingestion; An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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