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M46845 Aldrich

2-Methylfuran

contains 200-400 BHT as stabilizer, 99%

Synonym: Silvan

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Properties

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vapor density   2.8 (vs air)
vapor pressure   139 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  561 mmHg ( 55 °C)
InChI Key   VQKFNUFAXTZWDK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99%
contains   200-400 BHT as stabilizer
refractive index   n20/D 1.433(lit.)
bp   63-66 °C(lit.)
density   0.91 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

100, 500 mL in glass bottle

5 mL in ampule

Application

2-Methylfuran may be used in the synthesis of exo-cis-1-methyl-7-oxabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-5-ene-2,3-dicarboxylic anhydride via Diels-Alder reaction with maleic anhydride.

General description

2-Methylfuran, a substituted furan, is considered as a potential alternative fuel for internal combustion engines. Its microwave spectrum has been analyzed. The synthesis of 2-MF from carbon sources under different reaction conditions have been reported.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2301 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
LU2625000
Flash Point(F) 
-7.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-22 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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