Potassium nitrate, ACS, 99.0% min, Alfa Aesar™

Pyrotechnics, glass manufacture, tempering steel, reagent

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar 1344336

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 7757-79-1
    Molecular Formula KNO3
    Formula Weight 101.11g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011409
    UN Number UN1486
    Merck Index 14,7648
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium nitrate
    Grade ACS

    Specifications

    Density 2.109
    Odor Odorless
    Sensitivity Hygroscopic
    Boiling Point 400°C (dec.)
    Color White
    Melting Point 334°C
    Quantity 500g
    CAS 7757-79-1
    Physical Form Crystalline
    Molecular Formula KNO3
    Formula Weight 101.11g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011409
    UN Number UN1486
    Merck Index 14,7648
    Solubility Information Soluble in water, glycerol, liquid NH3
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H272;
    May intensify fire; oxidizer.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P221-P210-P220-P280-P370+P378a-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.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
    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: POTASSIUM NITRATE
    RTECS Number TT3700000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium nitrate
    Assay ≥99.0%
    Grade ACS

    GHS H Statement
    H272;
    May intensify fire; oxidizer.

    GHS P Statement
    P221-P210-P220-P280-P370+P378a-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.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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