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Magnesium Nitrate

English name: Magnesium Nitrate
Molecular formula: Mg(NO3)2.6H2O
Molecular weight: 256.40
CAS NO.: 10377-60-3
HS CODE: 28342990
UN NO.: 1474 5.1 type oxidizing agent 
Standard: HG3-1077-77

Main indicators   Industrial grade Agricultural grade
Magnesium Nitrate (Mg(NO3)2.6H2O) 98.0% 98.0%
Water insoluble matter 0.05% 0.1%
Iron (Fe) 0.001% ---
Heavy metal (calculated as Pd) 0.002% ---
PH value   5-8 ---
Magnesium oxide (Mg) --- 15%
Nirogen (N) --- 10.7%

 

Properties:
Magnesium nitrate is colorless monoclinic crystal. It is easily soluble in water, liquid ammonia, methanol and ethanol. Relative density is 1.461.
IMDG CODE is GB5.1 category 51524.
Uses: It is used as dehydrating agent of concentrated nitric acid in industry, in producing explosives, catalyst catalysts, and raw materials of other magnesium salts and nitrates.
Packing: woven bag lined with plastic bag, net weight is 25/50kg.