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Tetrahydrofuran
May 03, 2018

Properties:

clear colorless liquid. Ether-like odor. Density 0.8892, nD 1.405, bp 66℃, solidifying point -108.56℃. Miscible with water and most organic solvents. Flammable. May cause peroxide explosion in air. Specification:

Item

Specification

Purity (%)    99.9 Min

Color   5 Max

Water (ug/g)  100 Max

Hydrogen Peroxide (ug/g)  30 Max

BHT (ug/g)  200-300

Use:

Solvent for high polymers, especially polyvinyl chloride. As reaction medium for Grignard and metal hydride reactions. In the synthesis of butyrolactone, succinic acid, 1,4-butanediol diacetate. Solvent in histological techniques.

Packaging: iron barrel, net weight 180kg or ISO tank

Storage: THF shall be kept well closed in a cool, dry and ventilated place. Avoid flame, heat and static. Keep away from oxidant and strong acid. Flammable labeling is required.


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