Thiophene Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Thiophene Properties


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Thiophene is the heterocyclic compound, consisting of a flat five-membered ring, it is aromatic as indicated by its extensive substitution reactions. Thiophenes are widely used as building blocks in many agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals. The benzene ring of a biologically active compound may often be replaced by a thiophene without loss of activity.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colourless liquid
Boiling Point 84 ºC
CAS Number 110-02-1
Density 1.051g/ml
EINECS Number 203-729-4
HS Code 29349990
IUPAC Name Thiophene
InChI 1S/C4H4S/c1-2-4-5-3-1/h1-4H
Melting Point -38 ºC
Molar Mass 84.14g/mol
Molecular Formula C4H4S
NFPA 704 H-2,F-3,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number XM7350000
Refractive 1.5287
Related Compounds Furan;Pyrrole
Solubility Insoluble
Synonyms Thiofuran;Thiacyclopentadiene
Viscosity 0.6432 cP uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X