Tetrahydrofuran (THF) is an organic solvent and belongs to the class of (cyclic) ethers. It is a colourless, water-miscible liquid with an ether-like odour. THF is used as a solvent of intermediate polarity for organic substances and as a reaction medium or starting material for various syntheses.
BASF is a leading global supplier of THF. The company manufactures this intermediate in Europe, NAFTA and Asia with a total annual production capacity of 290,000 metric tons.
Under the name “THF Pharma”, BASF already offers its customers a THF grade with a maximum water content of 100 ppm. Customers appreciate in particular the consistently high product quality, which is globally unrivalled, as well as the company’s reliable supplies.
|Product||CAS No.||M [g/mol]||Assay [%]||b.p [C]||m.p. [C]|
|THF Pharma non-stab.||109-99-9||72.11||min. 99.95||65,5 - 66,5