|Monthly Tech-Tip |
CAS number : 20281-00-9
Molecular formula : CS2O
Uses and Emission Sources :
This product is a severe corrosive to :
It may cause a chemical pneumonitis.
It is not considered carcinogenic by many regulatory bodies.
Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes.
Wash the affected area with soap and water for at least 5 minutes.
Remove the victim to fresh air and seek medical attention if coughing or shortness of breath or irritation persists.
Give victim plenty of water and seek medical attention.
By Edouard Bastarache
Article by Edouard Bastarache
Edouard Bastarache is a well known doctor that has written many articles on the subject of toxicity of ceramic materials and books on technical aspects of ceramics. He writes in both English and French.