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Alfa Aesar™ Copper(II) nitrate hemi(pentahydrate), 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Copper(II) nitrate hemi(pentahydrate)
CAS 19004-19-4
Molecular Formula CuN2O6·2.5H2O
Linear Formula Cu(NO3)2·2.5H2O
Formula Weight 232.59 (187.55 Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149671
UN Number UN3085
Merck Index 14,2643
Synonym Cupric nitrate hemi(pentahydrate)
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AAA140040B

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alfa aesar™
A140040B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA140040I

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A140040I
5000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1400430

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alfa aesar™
A1400430
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 232.59 (187.55 Anhydrous)
Chemical Name or Material Copper(II) nitrate hemi(pentahydrate)
TSCA TSCA
Odor Odorless
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula CuN2O6·2.5H2O
Linear Formula Cu(NO3)2·2.5H2O
MDL Number MFCD00149671
CAS 19004-19-4
UN Number UN3085
Merck Index 14,2643
Synonym Cupric nitrate hemi(pentahydrate)
Boiling Point 170°C (dec.)
Melting Point ≈115°C
Quantity 1000g
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H272-H314-H318-H302
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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: OXIDIZING SOLID, CORROSIVE, N.O.S.
RTECS Number GL7875000

Applications
Copper(II) nitrate hemi(pentahydrate) is used for the catalytic oxidative coupling of 2,6-dimethylphenol to produce a polymer which is an important engineering material. Its solutions are used in textiles and polishing agents for other metals. It is commonly used in school laboratories to demonstrate chemical voltaic cell reactions.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ammonia and ethanol

Notes
Incompatible with reducing agents, organic materials and powdered metals.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
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-H314-H318-H302
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.