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(S)-(−)-5-Hydroxymethyl-2(5H)-furanone

98%

  • CAS Number 78508-96-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C5H6O3

  • Molecular Weight 114.10

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3537455

  •  MDL number MFCD00075370

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24861447

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Properties

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InChI Key   AWNLUIGMHSSXHB-BYPYZUCNSA-N
assay   98%
optical activity   [α]20/D −144°, c = 1 in H2O
mp   41-43 °C (lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Application

Used in the preparation of partially saturated heterocycles via a diastereoselective ring chain formation.

Packaging

1 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
113 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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