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5-hydroxymethylfurfural

CAS No.: 67-47-0
Synonyms:
Formula: C6H6O3
Exact Mass: 126.03200
Molecular Weight: 126.11000
PSA: 50.44000
LogP: 0.58440
Reference Price: $1,520/kg Post Buying Request
Description Feedback
Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF), also 5-(Hydroxymethyl)furfural, is an organic compound derived from dehydration of certain sugars. This yellow low-melting solid is highly water-soluble. The molecule consists of a furan ring, containing both aldehyde and alcohol functional groups. HMF has been identified in a wide variety of baked goods. HMF, which is derived from hexoses, is a potential "carbon-neutral" feedstock for fuels and chemicals.

Properties Feedback
Appearance & Physical State:Beige Coloured Crystalline Solid
Density:1.29 g/cm3
Melting Point:30-34ºC
Boiling Point:114-116ºC (1 torr)
Flash Point:79ºC
Refractive Index:1.5627
Stability:Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Storage Condition:2-8ºC

Safety Info Feedback
Symbol:
GHS07
Sign:Warning
hazard declaration:H315; H319; H335
hazard declaration add:
waring notice:P261; P305 + P351 + P338
RTECS:LT7031100
Safety Statements:S24/25
HS Code:2932190090
Packing Group:III
WGK Germany:2
Risk Statements:R36/37/38
Hazard Codes:Xi

MSDS


Synthesis Route Total: 287 Synthesis Route
 
39131-44-7
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10551-58-3
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