5-Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) is a naturally occurring organic compound that is derived from carbohydrates, such as fructose and glucose, through a series of chemical reactions. It is a yellow crystalline solid that has been identified as a potential building block for the production of a variety of chemicals and materials, including biofuels, bioplastics, and pharmaceuticals.
HMF has gained significant attention in recent years due to its potential as a renewable and sustainable platform chemical. It can be produced from a range of biomass feedstocks, including agricultural residues and food waste, and has been shown to have a high yield and low cost of production. Additionally, HMF has been found to have a range of biological activities, including antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-cancer properties, which make it a promising candidate for the development of novel therapeutic agents.
Overall, 5-HMF is a versatile and valuable compound that has the potential to contribute to the development of a more sustainable and environmentally friendly economy.
HMF & Derivatives
We can stably supply products in hundred-ton quantities
CAS No.: 67-47-0
Chemical Formula: C6H6O3
Molecular Weight: 126.11
Melting Point: 28 - 34°C
Boiling Point: 114 - 116°C at 1 mmHg
Relative Density: 1.243 g/mL at 25°C
Stability: Sensitive to air, light, and heat; hygroscopic; requires storage in a sealed container at low temperatures (<0°C).
CAS No.: 3238-40-2
Chemical Formula: C6H4O5
Molecular Weight: 156.09
Melting Point: > 310°C
Boiling Point: 419.2°C at 760 mmHg
Relative Density: 1.604 g/cm3 at 25°C
Stability: Stable at room temperature, store in a tightly closed container in a cool and dry environment.
CAS No.: 104-80-3
Chemical Formula: C6H12O3
Molecular Weight: 132.16
Melting Point: < -70°C
Boiling Point: 230 ± 5°C
Relative Density: 1.130 g/cm3 at 25°C
Stability: Hygroscopic, store in sealed containers at low temperature.
CAS No.: 7389-38-0
Chemical Formula: C12H10O5
Molecular weight: 234.20
Melting Point: 113.5-115.5°C
Boiling Point: 404.8±45.0°C
Relative Density: 1.313 g/cm3 at 25°C
Stability: Stable at room temperature, store in a dry, light-resistant, and tightly closed container at 2-8°C.
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