EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
185930 Sigma-Aldrich

Furfuryl alcohol

98%

Synonym: 2-(Hydroxymethyl)furan

  • CAS Number 98-00-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C5H6O2

  • Molecular Weight 98.10

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 106291

  •  EC Number 202-626-1

  •  MDL number MFCD00003252

  •  eCl@ss 39150701

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24851190

  •  NACRES NA.22

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, C4 to C7, Cell Biology, Chemical Synthesis, Citrus aurantium (Seville orange),
Quality Level   100
vapor density   3.4 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.5 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  1 mmHg ( 32 °C)
  5.5 mmHg ( 55 °C)
InChI Key   XPFVYQJUAUNWIW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   98%
autoignition temp.   915 °F
expl. lim.   16.3 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.486 (lit.)
bp   170 °C (lit.)
mp   −29 °C (lit.)
solubility   alcohol: soluble
  benzene: soluble
  chloroform: soluble
  diethyl ether: very soluble
  water: miscible
density   1.135 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

General description

Furfuryl alcohol is an efficient trapping agent for singlet oxygen determination in natural waters. Mechanism of acid-catalyzed polycondensation of furfuryl alcohol has been investigated.

Application

Furfuryl alcohol was used in the synthesis of continuous titanium carbide nanofibers/nanoribbon.

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle

50, 250 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN 2874 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
LU9100000
Flash Point(F) 
149 °F
Flash Point(C) 
65 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

Please Enter a Lot Number

Certificate of Origin (COO)

Please Enter a Lot Number
Protocols & Articles

Articles

GC Analysis of Alcoholic Spirit on Equity®-1 °Coupled to SUPELCOWAX 10 (Column Set 2)

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Alcoholic Spirit on Equity®-1 °Coupled to SUPELCOWAX 10 (Column Set 2)
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

HPLC Analysis of Furans on Ascentis® Express C18

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Furans on Ascentis® Express C18
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Separation

HPLC Analysis of Furans on Ascentis® Express Phenyl-Hexyl as listed in ASTM method D5837-99

This application demonstrates the suitability of Ascentis Express Hexyl-Phenyl for the efficient separation of furans as listed in ASTM method D5837-99.
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Separation

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?