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Substance Name: 2-Methylfuran
RN: 534-22-5
UNII: 51O3BGW3F2
InChIKey: VQKFNUFAXTZWDK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H6-O

Molecular Weight

  • 82.1014
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Methylfuran

Synonyms

  • 2-Methylfuran
  • 5-17-01-00322 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 5-Methylfuran
  • AI3-24245
  • alpha-Methylfuran
  • BRN 0103733
  • CCRIS 2920
  • EINECS 208-594-5
  • NSC 3707
  • Silvan
  • Silvan [Czech]
  • Sylvan
  • UNII-51O3BGW3F2

Systematic Names

  • 2-Methylfuran
  • Furan, 2-methyl-

Superlist Names

  • 2-Methylfuran
  • 2-Methylfuran [UN2301] [Flammable liquid]
  • Furan, 2-methyl-
  • Methylfuran
  • UN2301

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 534-22-5

FDA UNII

  • 51O3BGW3F2

System Generated Number

  • 0000534225

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H6O/c1-5-3-2-4-6-5/h2-4H,1H3

InChIKey

VQKFNUFAXTZWDK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(ccco1)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 unreported 730mg/kg (730mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 46(2), Pg. 68, 1981.
mouse LD50 unreported 600mg/kg (600mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 46(2), Pg. 68, 1981.
rabbit LD50 unreported 455mg/kg (455mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 46(2), Pg. 68, 1981.
rat LC50 inhalation 500ppm/4H (500ppm) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. Vol. 50, Pg. A359, 1989.
rat LD50 unreported 480mg/kg (480mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 46(2), Pg. 68, 1981.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -8.75E+01 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 65 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.85 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3000 mg/L 20 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 5.93E-03 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 6.19E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 27 EXP

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