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42412 Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane, 97%

CAS Number
541-02-6
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
42412-18 50g 18.00
42412-30 250g 56.40
42412-A1 1kg 168.00
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Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane, 97%

MDL
MFCD00046966
EINECS
208-764-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H30O5Si5
Formula Weight
370.77
Form
Liquid
Melting point
-44°
Boiling Point
210°
Flash Point
76°(169°F)
Density
0.959
Refractive Index
1.3982
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Immiscible with water.

Applications

Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane is employed in cosmetics like deodorants, sunblocks, hair sprays and personal care products. Furthermore, it is used in silicone based personal lubricants. In addition, it is a cyclic volatile methylsiloxane used in hair conditioners, thereby brushing the hair without breakage.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Dudzina, T.; Hidalgo, E. G.; von Goetz, N.; Bogdal, C.; Hungerbuehler, K. Evaporation of decamethylcyclopentasiloxane (D5) from selected cosmetic products: Implications for consumer exposure modeling. Environ. Int. 2015, 84, 55-63.

Buser, A. M.; Bogdal, C.; MacLeod, M.; Scheringer, M. Emissions of decamethylcyclopentasiloxane from Chicago. Chemosphere 2014, 107, 473-475.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H227

Combustible liquid.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P280-P370+P378q-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,2848
Harmonized Tariff Code
2934.99
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
GY5945200

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