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13446-18-9 - Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, ACS, 98.0-102.0% - 11564 - Alfa Aesar

11564 Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, ACS, 98.0-102.0%

CAS Number
13446-18-9
Synonyms

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50g 14.94
500g 37.97
2kg 105.06
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Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, ACS, 98.0-102.0%

MDL
MFCD00149779
EINECS
233-826-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
Mg(NO3)2•6H2O
Formula Weight
256.41 (148.32anhy)
Form
Crystalline
Melting point
89°
Boiling Point
330° dec.
Density
1.46
Sensitivity
Hygroscopic
Solubility
Very soluble in water, alcohol and liquid ammonia.

Applications

It is used in printing, chemical, agriculture and ceramics industries. It is also used in the detection of selenium in plasma samples, and concentration of nitric acid. Its fertilizer grade has 10.5% nitrogen and 9.4% magnesium.

Notes

Heating of magnesium nitrate hexahydrate does not lead to dehydration, but decomposition to produce magnesium oxide, nitrogen oxide and oxygen.

Literature References

Sharma, A.; Tyagi, V. V.; Chen, C. R.; Buddhi, D. Review on thermal energy storage with phase change materials and applications. Renewable Sustainable Energy Rev. 2009, 13, 318-345.

Sulaiman, M.; Rahman, A. A.; Mohamed, N. S. Structural, Thermal and Conductivity Studies of Magnesium Nitrate - Alumina Composite Solid Electrolytes Prepared via Sol-Gel Method. Int. J. Electrochem. Sci. 2013, 8, 6647 - 6655.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H272-H315-H319-H335

May intensify fire; oxidizer. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P221-P210-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a

Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,5674
Hazard Class
5.1
Harmonized Tariff Code
2834.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OM3756000

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