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Alfa Aesar™ Furan, 99%, stab. with ca 250ppm BHT

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 110-00-9
Molecular Formula C4H4O
Formula Weight 68.08
MDL Number MFCD00003222
UN Number UN2389
Beilstein 103221
Merck Index 14,4296
Chemical Name or Material Furan, stabilized with ≈250ppm BHT
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AAA13102AE SDS Alfa Aesar™
A13102AE
100mL N/A N/A  
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AAA13102AP SDS Alfa Aesar™
A13102AP
500mL N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Furan has an important biological properties and pharmacological activity. Its iodinated lipophilic derivative is widely used in the treatment of ventricular and arterial fibrillation. Its derivatives are used as inhibitors of biofilm formation for several bacterial species, as well as possess quorum-sensing inhibitory activities. 2-methylfuran and 2,5-dimethylfuran are used as lignocellulosic biofuels. Its resin is used to stop sand production in underground gas storage wells. It undergo Diels-Alder reaction with arynes to give derivatives of dihydronaphthalenes which are useful intermediates in synthesis of other polycyclic aromatic compounds.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in common organic solvents, including alcohol, ether and acetone.

Notes
Light, heat and air sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

110-00-9
68.08
UN2389
14,4296
C4H4O
MFCD00003222
103221
Furan, stabilized with ≈250ppm BHT

Specifications

110-00-9
68.08
UN2389
14,4296
−86°C
−35°C (−31°F)
99%
C4H4O
MFCD00003222
103221
32° to 33°C
100mL
Furan, stabilized with ≈250ppm BHT

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H224-H350-H341-H373-H302-H332-H315
Extremely flammable liquid and vapour.
May cause cancer.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P261-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: FURAN

RTECSNumber : LT8524000

TSCA : TSCA

Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C