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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Furaldehyde, 98%

$25.54 - $309.39

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Furaldehyde
CAS 98-01-1
Molecular Formula C5H4O2
Formula Weight 96.09
MDL Number MFCD00003229
UN Number UN1199
Beilstein 105755
Merck Index 14,4304
Synonym Furan-2-carboxaldehyde; Furfural
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AAA161670B

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alfa aesar™
A161670B
1000g Each for $68.50

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alfa aesar™
A161670I
5000g Each for $309.39

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 96.09
Chemical Name or Material 2-Furaldehyde
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C5H4O2
MDL Number MFCD00003229
CAS 98-01-1
UN Number UN1199
Beilstein 105755
Merck Index 14,4304
Synonym Furan-2-carboxaldehyde; Furfural
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Boiling Point 162°C
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H331-H226-H351-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Suspected of causing cancer.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Melting Point −38°C
Quantity 1000g
Flash Point 60°C (140°F)
Odor Almond-like
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: FURALDEHYDES
RTECS Number LT7000000

Applications
2-Furaldehyde is used in the manufacture of furfural-phenol plastics such as Durite; in solvent refining of petroleum oils and in the preparation of pyromucic acid. It is used as a solvent for nitrated cotton, cellulose acetate and gums; for accelerating vulcanization; in the synthesis of furan derivatives.

Solubility
Soluble in water (83 g/L).

Notes
Air sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and acids.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H331-H226-H351-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic if inhaled.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Suspected of causing cancer.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.