Tetrahydrofuran (THF), ACS Grade
Tetrahydrofuran (THF), commonly known as Oxolane, has the chemical formula (CH 2 ) 4 O. It appears as a colorless organic liquid with moderate water miscibility and low viscosity. Tetrahydrofuran is a colorless organic liquid with low viscosity and moderate water miscibility. It is a polar liquid with a wide range of solubility and is abundantly utilized as a polymer precursor in various polymer production sectors. Due to its high purity, Tetrahydrofuran, ACS Grade is certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Lab Alley is selling its premium quality Tetrahydrofuran, ACS Grade in the United States of America, and highly recommends to use it in research labs for getting consistent, repeatable, and reliable results. Lab Alley is selling its premium quality products online at laballey.com in the United States of America (USA).
Tetrahydrofuran is an organic compound with the formula (CH₂)₄O. The compound is classified as heterocyclic compound, specifically a cyclic ether. It is a colorless, water-miscible organic liquid with low viscosity. It is mainly used as a precursor to polymers.
- Tetrahydrofuran Formula: C4H8O
- Tetrahydrofuran CAS RN: 109-99-9
- Tetrahydrofuran Boiling Point: 150.8°F (66°C)
- Tetrahydrofuran Density: 0.8876 g/cm3 at 20 °C
- Tetrahydrofuran Molar Mass: 72.11 g/mol
- Tetrahydrofuran Melting point: -163.1°F (-108.4°C)
- Tetrahydrofuran NFPA: Rating = 3
Tetrahydrofuran IUPAC ID: Oxolane
- Tetrahydrofuran ChemSpider ID: 7737
- Tetrahydrofuran PubChem CID: 8028
- Tetrahydrofuran Molecular Weight: 72.11 g/mol
THF is composed of 4 carbon atoms, 8 hydrogen atoms, and one oxygen atom. It is most importantly characterized as being a heterocyclic ether. Structures of Furan and tetrahydrofuran (THF). THF has 4 hydrogen atoms replacing the double bonds of furan. Read more here.
Tetrahydrofuran, ACS Grade Features:
|Assay (C4H8O)||Min. 99.0%|
|Peroxide (as H2O2)||0.015%|
|Residue after Evaporation||0.03%|
|Stabilizer (BHT, w/w %)||250-400ppm|
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Tetrahydrofuran (THF) is extremely flammable (NFPA rating = 3), and its vapor can travel a considerable distance to an ignition source and "flash back.) Read more here.
Tetrahydrofuran (THF), ACS Shipping Information:
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