3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one
CAS 22122-36-7

Chemical structure of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one
  • Molecular Formula: C5H6O2
  • Molecular Weight: 98.101 g/mol
Identifiers for 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one
  • Cas Number: 22122-36-7
  • EINECS Number: n/a
  • MDL Number: MFCD00191545
  • InChIKey: VGHBEMPMIVEGJP-UHFFFAOYAW
  • Smiles: CC1=CCOC1=O
Synthesis and properties of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one: Journal of the American Chemical Society, 95, p. 6840, 1973 DOI: 10.1021/ja00801a058
The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 57, p. 6972, 1992 DOI: 10.1021/jo00051a055
Tetrahedron Letters, 20, p. 3731, 1979
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one
22122-36-7
3-methyl-2(5H)-furanone
4-methyl-2H-furan-5-on
4-méthyl-2H-furan-5-one
4-メチル-2H-フラン-5-オン
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one: n/a
Boiling Point of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one: 97-99 ºC (20 mmHg)
Density of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one: 1.13 g/mL
Refractive Index of 3-methyl-5H-furan-2-one: 1.467
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