340
Burdick & Jackson

Tetrahydrofuran

SKU
340
B&J Brand™, for HPLC, gradient grade, GC and spectrophotometry, contains no preservative, >99.9%
Synonym(s)
THF, Oxolane, 1,4-Epoxybutane, Butylene Oxide, Diethylene Oxide, tetra-Methylene Oxide
  • Minimal UV contaminants
  • High GC purity
  • Low water content
  • Outstanding lot-to-lot consistency

 

Brand
Burdick & Jackson
Beilstein Registry Number CAS Numbers (All) EC Number MDL Number
Molar Mass
72.11 g/mol
Synonyms
THF, Oxolane, 1,4-Epoxybutane, Butylene Oxide, Diethylene Oxide, tetra-Methylene Oxide

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Specifications

PropertyValue
GC Analysis99.9 % min.
Water by Karl Fischer Titration0.03 % max.
Peroxides (as H2O2) at time of packaging2 mg/L max.
Refractive Index (20ºC)1.4065 - 1.4075
Residue1 mg/L max.
UV Absorbance @ 250 nm0.18 AU max.
UV Absorbance @ 300 nm0.02 AU max.
UV Absorbance @ 350 nm0.005 AU max.
UV Absorbance @ 400 nm0.005 AU max.
UV Cutoff212 nm max.

Properties

PropertyValue
Boiling Point/Range66 °C
CertificationHPLC, GC, Spectrophotometry
ColorClear and Colorless
Density0.8892 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Flashpoint11.8 %(V)
FormLiquid
GradeMultipurpose Solvents
Incompatible MaterialsStrong oxidizing agents, Strong acids and strong bases, May form explosive peroxides, May attack many plastics, rubbers and coatings
Lower Explosion Limit2 %(V)
Melting Point/Range-108.5 °C
Partition Coefficient0.46 (20 °C)
Product LineB&J Brand™
Purity Percentage99.9
Purity Details>99.9%
Solubility in WaterCompletely soluble
Storage TemperatureAmbient
Upper Explosion Limit11,8 %(V)
Vapor Density2.5
Vapor Pressure189 hPa (20 °C)
ViscosityNo data available
pH-ValueNot applicable

Safety Information

PropertyValue
Hazard Class3
Package GroupII
UN IDUN2056
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