Tetrahydrofurfuryl acetate
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Tetrahydrofurfuryl acetate
Alias
2-Furanmethanol, tetrahydro-, acetate
2-Furanmethanol, tetrahydro-, 2-acetate
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
637-64-9
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C7H12O3
Molecular Weight: 144.17
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: colorless liquid.
Odor: fruity.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing, dispersing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as perfume. eg: food, personal care products.
Use as solvent.
Masking agent, solvent in personal care products.
Manufacturers
 
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