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13477-34-4 - Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate, ACS, 99.0-103.0% - 12364 - Alfa Aesar

12364 Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate, ACS, 99.0-103.0%

CAS Number
13477-34-4
Synonyms

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500g 38.50
2kg 120.00
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Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate, ACS, 99.0-103.0%

MDL
MFCD00149604
EINECS
233-332-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
Ca(NO3)2•4H2O
Formula Weight
236.15 (164.09anhy)
Form
Crystalline
Melting point
42°
Boiling Point
132° dec.
Density
1.82
Sensitivity
Hygroscopic
Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, acetone and ammonia.

Applications

Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate is used as nitrogenous fertilizer and corrosive inhibitor in diesel fuels. It is utilized in plant cell for culture experiments. It is also used in cooling baths and waste water handling.

Notes

It is a highly hygroscopic in nature.

Literature References

Kang, B. G.; McMahan, C. Medium and calcium nitrate influence on shoot regeneration from leaf explants of guayule. Ind. Crop. Prod. 2014, 60, 92 - 98.

Holopainen, J.; Santala, E.; Heikkilä, M.; Ritala, M. Electrospinning of calcium carbonate fibers and their conversion to nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite. Mater. Sci. Eng. C 2014, 45, 469-476.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H272-H303-H315-H319-H335

May intensify fire; oxidizer. May be harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P221-P210v-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a

Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles. 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
14,1682
Hazard Class
5.1
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2834.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
EW3000000

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