Dibutyl tin oxide

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Toxic white powder that has been used as a fungicide and wood preservative.

Synonyms and Related Terms

dibutyltin oxide; di-n-butyltin oxide; dibutyloxostannane; dibutyloxotin

Composition C8H18OSn/(C4H9)2SnO
CAS 818-08-6
Melting Point 210 (dec)
Density 1.6
Molecular Weight mol. wt. = 248.9

Chemical structure

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Hazards and Safety

Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption. Biohazard.

Combustible, releases toxic fumes.

International Chemical Safety Card

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