It is colorless transparent liquid. It has ether smell. The density is 0.8892. Refractive index is 1.405. Boiling point is 66 centigrade. Freezing point is -108.56 centigrade. It is soluble in water and most organic solutions. It is incendive. It can generate explosive peroxide in the air. It can be used in natural and synthetic resin. It can also be used in the production of butadiene, adipic acid, etc.
It has the characteristics like: low toxic, low boiling point and good liquidity, etc. It is an important organic synthesis raw material and a good solution. It has good solubility to many organic compounds. It can dissolve all the organic compounds except for polyethylene, polypropylene and fluorine resin. Especially for polyvinyl chloride, polyvinylidene chloride and aniline, it has good solution effect. As usual solvent, it is widely used in surface coating, protective coating, ink, extracting agent and surface treatment of artificial leather, etc. Tetrahydrofuran is the important raw material in the production of PTMEG. It is also the main solution in pharmaceutical industry
Packaging: iron drum, net weight of 180 kg per drum.,14.4mt/FCL
storage and transportation conditions:
Tetrahydrofuran should be stored in cool, dry, well ventilated place and away
from heat,Sparks and open flame. Transport containers to prevent static electricity
to ground, the container should be sealed well, do not, and oxidant Or strong acid
to be stored. THF as flammable liquids, flammable liquid containers to be affixed.