Organotins
EPA Designation Candidate
EPA Classification Chemical
EPA Levels n/a
Alternative Names none
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Organotin compounds or stannanes are chemical compounds based on tin with hydrocarbon substituents. Organotin chemistry is part of the wider field of organometallic chemistry.[1] The first organotin compound was diethyltin diiodide, discovered by Edward F

Overview

Organotin compounds or stannanes are chemical compounds based on tin with hydrocarbon substituents. Organotin chemistry is part of the wider field of organometallic chemistry.

Uses

extensively used as a wood preservative