Please note, this OEL/ADE monograph also applies to CAS RN 74069-67-3. 2-Methyltetraydrofuran is an organic solvent recently used as a potential biofuel. These types of solvents are often used as a reactant in chemical manufacture, as a solvent for organometallic reagents, and for electrolytic solutions in lithium batteries. Additionally, they are used in the crystallization of the active pharmaceutical ingredient to the desired physical form. 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran is often used as a replacement for more traditional solvents, including the structural analog tetrahydrofuran, due to its reduced water solubility, which facilitates complete recovery in reactions involving aqueous media.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
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