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Tetrahydrofuran (Histological), Fisher Chemical


Contains about 0.025% butylated hydroxytoluene as a preservative

Quantity 20L
Packaging Steel Pail

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPT400-20

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Catalog No. T400-20

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Dilution Test Pass Test
Density 0.880g/cm³
Identification Pass Test
Packaging Steel Pail
Residue after Evaporation Pass Test
Vapor Pressure 200mbar at 20°C
Water 1% max.
Viscosity 0.55 cP at 20°C
Boiling Point 66°C / 150.8°F
Color Colorless
Melting Point -108.4°C / -163.1°F
pH 7 to 8
Quantity 20L
Chemical Name or Material Tetrahydrofuran
CAS 109-99-9
CAS 128-37-0
Purity Grade Histological
Physical Form Liquid
Molecular Formula C4H8O
Linear Formula CH2(CH2)2CH2O
Formula Weight 72.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005356
Synonym THF
Cleanup Symbol Solvent
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Possible cancer hazard May cause cancer based on animal data. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. May cause central nervous system effects. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. If peroxide formation is suspected, do not open or move container. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:3
Instability:1
DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Tetrahydrofuran
CAS 109-99-9
CAS 128-37-0
Purity Grade Histological
Molecular Formula C4H8O
Linear Formula CH2(CH2)2CH2O
Formula Weight 72.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005356
Synonym THF
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Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Possible cancer hazard May cause cancer based on animal data. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. May cause central nervous system effects. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. If peroxide formation is suspected, do not open or move container. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:3
Instability:1

DANGER!

 

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