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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 256.41 (148.32 Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149779
UN Number UN1474
Merck Index 14,5674
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AAA1032930

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A1032930*
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AAA103290B

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A103290B
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 256.41 (148.32 Anhydrous)
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.
Merck Index 14,5674
Boiling Point 330°C (dec.)
Quantity 250g
TSCA TSCA
RTECS Number OM3756000
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: MAGNESIUM NITRATE
Assay 98%
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.
UN Number UN1474
Health Hazard 1 Danger
MDL Number MFCD00149779
CAS 13446-18-9
Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate
Molecular Formula Mg(NO3)2·6H2O
Melting Point 89°C

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.