"We just burn off the hydrogen, like a gas flare," says Subhendu Guha, chairman of PV maker UniSolar. That means it is ubiquitous, as well. In addition to the photovoltaic industry, makers of flatpanel displays, semiconductors, even coated glass, all employ silane and all have struggled with the safety issues surrounding the compound.
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