Diethyl 3,4-furandicarboxylate

  • 3,4-Bis(ethoxycarbonyl)furan
  • 2,3-Bis(ethoxycarbonyl)furan
Formula
C10H12O5
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
30614-77-8
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
250-262-7
RTECS
LU0460000
RTECS class
Other
Beilstein/Gmelin
170398
Beilstein Reference
5-18-07-00053

Properties.
Formula
C10H12O5
Formula mass
212.22
Boiling point, °C
288
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.0025 (25 C)
Density
1.14 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.47 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
52.7 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat and open flame. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Cover with dry-lime, sand, or soda ash. Place in covered containers using non-sparking tools and transport outdoors. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong bases, Strong reducing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
82
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards
Combustible liquid. Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Health
0
 
Flammability
2
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract. May be harmful if inhaled.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.