2-Furoic Acid is mainly used in Pharmaceutical, Veterinary medicine and Plastic plasticizer industry.
- It can prepare 2-Tetrahydrofuroic Acid(CAS: 87392-07-2), it is an important Pharmaceutical intermediate.
- To prepare 2-Furoyl Chloride(CAS: 527-69-5), the product can be as follows:
- To make A malaria drug: Diloxanide furoate(CAS: 3736-81-0).
- To make ammonium furan(CAS: 97148-39-5), which is an important intermediate for Cefuroxime (CAS: 55268-75-2).
- Important intermediate of veterinary drug Ceftiofur (CAS: 80370-57-6).
- It can be used to synthesize methyl furan, furfuramide, furfurate ester and salt.
- In the plastic industry can be used for plasticizer, thermosetting resin and so on.
- Used as a preservative in the food industry.
- Used as intermediates in organic synthesis, to transform into esters, acyl chloride, anhydride, amide and other derivatives, widely used as intermediates in coating additives, medicine and spices.