2-furaldehyde

2-furaldehyde

[¦tü fə′ral·də‚hīd]
(organic chemistry)
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2-furaldehyde (furfural), 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF), vanillin, vanillic acid, and water (HPLC grade) were purchased from Sigma Chemical Co.
Of interest, under acidic conditions, are the pentoses, which decompose and dehydrate to form 2-furaldehyde and the hexoses, which decompose and dehydrate to form 5-(hydroxy-methyl)-2-furaldehyde.