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Alfa Aesar™ Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate, 99%

$51.84 - $51.84

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate
CAS 13477-34-4
Molecular Formula Ca(NO3)2·4H2O
Formula Weight 236.15 (164.09 Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149604
UN Number UN1454
Merck Index 14,1682
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AAA1664536

 
alfa aesar™
A1664536
500g Each for $51.84

AAA166450E

 
alfa aesar™
A166450E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1664522

 
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A1664522
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 236.15 (164.09 Anhydrous)
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Molecular Formula Ca(NO3)2·4H2O
Quantity 500g
RTECS Number EW3000000
UN Number UN1454
Melting Point 43° to 45°C
Boiling Point 132°C (dec.)
Odor Odorless
Assay 99%
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
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.
Chemical Name or Material Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate
MDL Number MFCD00149604
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CALCIUM NITRATE
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
CAS 13477-34-4
Merck Index 14,1682

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

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol and acetone.

Notes
Store in cool place. Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong reducing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
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.

GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.