Viscosity of Tetrahydrofuran


Tetrahydrofuran (THF) is an organic compound with the formula (CH2)4O. The compound is classified as a heterocyclic compound, specifically a cyclic ether. It is a colorless, water-miscible organic liquid with low viscosity. THF has an odor similar to acetone. It is mainly used as a precursor to polymers. Due to its polarity and wide liquid range, THF is a versatile solvent.

Viscosity Table – Measurement data

Temp. [°C] Dyn. Viscosity [mPa.s; cP] Density [g/cm3]
25 0.46 0.880




Reference Dynesonline
Kin. vis. no
Dyn. vis. yes
Density yes
Multiple temperatures no
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