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623-17-6 - Furfuryl acetate, 97% - Acetic acid furfuryl ester - 2-Acetoxymethylfuran - A15285 - Alfa Aesar

A15285 Furfuryl acetate, 97%

CAS Number
623-17-6
Synonyms
Acetic acid furfuryl ester
2-Acetoxymethylfuran

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
25g 26.78
100g 85.49
500g 264.00
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Furfuryl acetate, 97%

MDL
MFCD00003251
EINECS
210-775-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C7H8O3
Formula Weight
140.14
Boiling Point
175-177°
Flash Point
65°(149°F)
Density
1.118
Refractive Index
1.4630
Solubility
Not miscible in water.

Applications

Furfuryl acetate is a flavoring ingredient. It was used in the synthesis of 5-acetoxymethyl-2-vinylfuran and 5-hydroxymethyl-2-vinylfuran via Vilsmeier-Haack and Wittig reactions.

Notes

Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Alexander Mehner; Ana L.Montero; Ricardo Martinez; Stefan Spange. Synthesis of 5-acetoxymethyl- and 5-hydroxymethyl-2-vinyl-furan. Molecules. 2007, 12,(3), 634-640.

 

Stephen L.Buchwalter. The polymerization of furfuryl acetate in acetonitrile. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 1985, 23,(12), 2897-2911.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H227

Combustible liquid.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P280-P370+P378a-P403+P235-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
116128
Harmonized Tariff Code
2932.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
LU9120000

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