Product Specification

Product: 5-Methyl Furfural 50%, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: 5-Methyl-2-Furaldehyde
   Product Number: 0270250NAT
   FEMA Number: 2702
   CAS Number: 620-02-0

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: Yellow to orange translucent liquid
   Sensory Properties: Spicy, caramel, almond odor
   Molecular Formula: C6 H6 O2
   Molecular Weight: N/A
   Purity (by G.C.): >50%
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 1.1187 - 1.1387
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.5254 - 1.5334
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): N/A
   Boiling Point (C): N/A
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): 72
   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