It is use for making succinic acid, pentanediol, pyran, tetrahydrofuran and so on; Used as solvent of paint, resin and grease; Used as lubricant and dispersant in dyeing and printing industries. It is also used as decolorant and deodorant of medicines, and itermediate of medicines. Moreover, it is used as feedstock of organic syntheses of plasticizer, herbicide, insecticide and so on.
Colourless clear liquid
Colourless clear liquid. Soluble in water, alcohol, ether, acetone, chloroform and benzene. Hygroscopic.