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Substance Name: Furfuryl alcohol
RN: 98-00-0
UNII: D582054MUH
InChIKey: XPFVYQJUAUNWIW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H6-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 98.1004
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • TWA (10 ppm); STEL (15 ppm); skin
  • TWA 50 ppm (200 mg/m3)

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Furfuryl alcohol

Synonyms

  • 2-Furancarbinol
  • 2-Furanmethanol
  • 2-Furanylmethanol
  • 2-Furfuryl alcohol
  • 2-Furfurylalkohol
  • 2-Furfurylalkohol [Czech]
  • 2-Furylcarbinol
  • 2-Furylmethanol
  • 2-Hydroxymethylfuran
  • 5-17-03-00338 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 5-Hydroxymethylfuran
  • AI3-01171
  • alpha-Furylcarbinol
  • BRN 0106291
  • CCRIS 2922
  • EC 202-626-1
  • EINECS 202-626-1
  • FEMA No. 2491
  • Furfural alcohol
  • Furfuralcohol
  • Furfuranol
  • Furfuryl alcohol
  • Furfurylcarb
  • Furyl alcohol
  • Furylcarbinol (VAN)
  • HSDB 711
  • Methanol, (2-furyl)-
  • NCI-C56224
  • NSC 8843
  • UNII-D582054MUH

Systematic Names

  • 2-Furanmethanol
  • Furfuryl alcohol

Superlist Names

  • 2-Furanmethanol
  • Furfuryl alcohol
  • Furfuryl alcohol [UN2874] [Poison]
  • UN2874

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 98-00-0

FDA UNII

  • D582054MUH

System Generated Number

  • 0000098000

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H6O2/c6-4-5-2-1-3-7-5/h1-3,6H,4H2

InChIKey

XPFVYQJUAUNWIW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(ccco1)CO

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mammal (species unspecified) LD50 oral 360mg/kg (360mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 39(4), Pg. 86, 1974.
mouse LCLo inhalation 597ppm/6H (597ppm)   "Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 280, 1969.
mouse LD50 oral 160mg/kg (160mg/kg)   Biochemical Journal. Vol. 34, Pg. 1196, 1940.
mouse LD50 unreported 338mg/kg (338mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 55(6), Pg. 73, 1990.
rabbit LD50 intravenous 650mg/kg (650mg/kg)   Federation Proceedings, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Vol. 8, Pg. 294, 1949.
rabbit LD50 skin 400mg/kg (400mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD "Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 280, 1969.
rabbit LD50 unreported 632mg/kg (632mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 55(6), Pg. 73, 1990.
rat LC50 inhalation 233ppm/4H (233ppm)   American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. Vol. 19, Pg. 91, 1958.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 650mg/kg (650mg/kg)   Raw Material Data Handbook, Vol.1: Organic Solvents, 1974. Vol. 1, Pg. 64, 1974.
rat LD50 oral 177mg/kg (177mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CYANOSIS

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 25(9), Pg. 52, 1981.
rat LD50 skin 3825mg/kg (3825mg/kg)   Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 25(9), Pg. 52, 1981.
rat LD50 subcutaneous 85mg/kg (85mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD "Toxicology of Drugs and Chemicals," Deichmann, W.B., New York, Academic Press, Inc., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 280, 1969.
rat LD50 unreported 460mg/kg (460mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 55(6), Pg. 73, 1990.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -3.10E+01 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 171 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 0.28 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 1.00E+06 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 0.609 mm Hg 25 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 7.86E-08 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.04E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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