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Alfa Aesar™ Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, 98%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate
CAS 13446-18-9
Molecular Formula Mg(NO3)2·6H2O
Formula Weight 256.41g/mol (148.32g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149779
UN Number UN1474
Merck Index 14,5674
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AAA1032930

 
alfa aesar™
A10329-30
250g Each for $34.07

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A10329-0B
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 330°C (dec.)
Melting Point 89°C
Quantity 250g
Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate
CAS 13446-18-9
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula Mg(NO3)2·6H2O
Formula Weight 256.41g/mol (148.32g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149779
UN Number UN1474
Merck Index 14,5674
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: MAGNESIUM NITRATE
RTECS Number OM3756000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
It is used in printing, chemical, agriculture and the ceramic industry. It is also used in the detection of selenium in plasma samples and concentration of nitric acid. Its fertilizer grade has 10.5% nitrogen and 9.4% magnesium.

Solubility
Very soluble in water, alcohol and liquid ammonia.

Notes
Heating of magnesium nitrate hexahydrate does not lead to dehydration but decomposition to produce magnesium oxide, nitrogen oxide and oxygen.

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.