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Furan when heated to decomposition, gives off acrid smoke and irritating fumes. (Lewis 2004 as cited in HSDB).


HSDB (2011). Hazardous Substances Data Bank. Databank Number 89, last revised 16 June 2011.

Lewis R J Sr. (ed) Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials. 11th Edition, Wiley-Interscience, Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken NJ, 2004, p. 1831 (as cited in HSDB 2011)

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