Product Specification

Product: Furfural, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: 2-FURYLCARBOXALDEHYDE, FURAL, 2-FORMYLFURAN, 2-FURALDEHYDE, 2-FURANCARBONAL, ALPHA-FURFURALDEHYDE, PYROMUCIC ALDEHYDE
   Product Number: 0248900NAT
   FEMA Number: 2489
   CAS Number: 98-01-1

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: PALE YELLOW TO BROWN TRANSLUCENT LIQUID
   Sensory Properties: SWEET, WOODY, ALMOND, BREAD-LIKE, CARAMELLIC
   Molecular Formula: C5 H4 O2
   Molecular Weight: 96.09
   Purity (by G.C.): 98% MINIMUM
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 1.1510 - 1.1630
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.5220 - 1.5290
   Optical Rotation:
   Acid Value:
   Melting Point (C): -36
   Boiling Point (C): 162
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): 58.3
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): N/A

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 12 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

  Store under Nitrogen Blanket, allow no more than 25% headspace