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
Truck, rail, container
Steel containers, mainly of stainless steel. Keep off strong oxidazing agents, acids and alkalis.
Customs tariff number
29 32 12 00