The acute toxicity of tris(dimethylamino)silane.

The acute handling hazards of tris(dimethylamino)silane [TDMAS] were investigated. The acute male rat peroral LD50 (with 95% confidence limits) was 0.71 (0.51-0.97) ml/kg, and the acute male rabbit percutaneous LD50 was 0.57 (0.35-0.92) ml/kg. The liquid was severely irritating to the rabbit eye and skin, and the vapor severely irritating to the rat eye… (More)