Alfa Aesar™ Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1032930

Quantity 250g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    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
    Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate

    Specifications

    Boiling Point 330°C (dec.)
    Melting Point 89°C
    Quantity 250g
    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
    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
    Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate
    Assay 98%

    Description

    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.

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

    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.

    Danger

    SDS & Safety Documents

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