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Alfa Aesar™ Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate, 99%

$51.74 - $51.74

Chemical Identifiers

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

 
alfa aesar™
A16645-36
500g Each for $51.74

AAA166450E

 
alfa aesar™
A16645-0E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1664522

 
alfa aesar™
A16645-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Odorless
Boiling Point 132°C (dec.)
Melting Point 43° to 45°C
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Calcium nitrate tetrahydrate
CAS 13477-34-4
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula Ca(NO3)2·4H2O
Formula Weight 236.15g/mol (164.09g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149604
UN Number UN1454
Merck Index 14,1682
Health Hazard 1 Danger
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.
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CALCIUM NITRATE
RTECS Number EW3000000
TSCA TSCA

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.