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.
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.
Mentions de danger (UE): 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.
Mentions de prudence: P221-P210v-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles. Keep away from heat 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.