Colorless liquid. Has an ether-like odor. Dissolved in water, the solubility in water increases with decreasing temperature. Soluble in organic solvents such as ethanol, ether, acetone, benzene and chloroform.


More About 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran:

CAS NO:96-47-9

Molecular formula:C5H10O

Appearance:colorless liquid

Purity: ≥99.5%

Boiling point:78-80 °C(lit.)

Density:0.86 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)




Appearancecolorless liquid
Melting point-136 °C
Refractive Indexn20/D 1.406(lit.)
Flesh point10.4 °F


Use Of 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran:

It is mainly used as a solvent for resin, natural rubber, ethyl cellulose and chloroacetic acid-vinyl acetate copolymer, and is used in the pharmaceutical industry for synthesizing the anti-drug drug primaquine phosphate.


Package Of 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran:


Storage:Stored in a closed, low temperature, heated to decompose into ammonia and acetic acid