Agent Name

1,3-Divinyltetramethyldisiloxane

CAS Number

2627-95-4

Formula

C8-H18-O-Si2

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

1,1'-Divinyltetramethyldisiloxane; 1,1,3,3-Tetramethyl-1,3-divinyldisiloxane; 1,3-Diethenyl-1,1,3,3-tetramethyl disiloxane; 1,3-Divinyl-1,1,3,3-tetramethyl disiloxane; Bisvinyltetramethyldisiloxane; Divinyltetramethyldisiloxane; sym-Tetramethyldivinyldisiloxane; Disiloxane, 1,3-diethenyl-1,1,3,3-tetramethyl-; [ChemIDplus] Bis(ethenyldimethylsilyl) ether; Disiloxane, 1,1,3,3-tetramethyl-1,3-divinyl- (6CI,7CI,8CI); sym-Divinyltetramethyldisiloxane; SC-3950; Tetramethyl-1,3-divinyldisiloxane; [RTECS] UN1993

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Silicon)

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence and convulsions in inhalation lethal-concentration studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 111,000 mg/m3/1hr

Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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