Pentamethyldisiloxane is used in the synthesis of siloxane-polyether copolymer surfactants. It is also used as source of trimethylsilyl functional group in organic synthesis.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Indicaciones de precaución: P260-P201-P280a-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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