Products

Furfural

Furfural (C5H4O2) is a clear, yellowish liquid with a characteristic odour of almonds. During viscose fiber production beech wood is cooked and Furfural is released in a double distillation process. This guarantees removal of contaminants and product of highest purity.

Fields of application

  • Primary product for furfuryl alcohol
  • Solvent in the refining of lubrication oil
  • Solvent for anthracene and resins
  • Distillation of butadiene
  • Herbicide production

Production sites

Lenzing

Delivery forms

Bulk

Transport

Truck, rail, container

Storage

Steel containers, mainly of stainless steel. Keep off strong oxidazing agents, acids and alkalis.

Customs tariff number

29 32 12 00