Calcium Nitrate

We are manufacturing Calcium Nitrate in Technical, Pure & LR Grade.
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Calcium nitrate, is the inorganic compound with the formula Ca (NO3)2. This colourless salt absorbs moisture from the air and is commonly found as a Tetrahydrate. It is mainly used as a component in fertilizers but has other applications. Nitro calcite is the name for a mineral which is a hydrated calcium nitrate that forms as an efflorescence here manure contacts concrete or limestone in a dry environment as in stables or caverns.

Technical Details Product Name : Calcium Nitrate
CAS No. 10124-37-5

Properties


Specifications

Calcium Nitrate

Density

2.504 g/cm3 (anhydrous), 1.896 g/cm3 (Tetrahydrate)

Assay

99% - 103%

pH Value

5.5-7

Specific Gravity

1.82

Loss on drying

31.5% max

Molar Mass

164.088 g/mol (anhydrous), 236.15 (Tetrahydrate)

Molecular Formula

Ca(NO3)2

Appearance

colorless solid hygroscopic

Acidity

6.0

Melting Point

561 °C (anhydrous), 42.7 °C (Tetrahydrate)

Boiling Point

decomposes (anhydrous), 132 °C (Tetrahydrate)

Solubility in Water

Anhydrous:1212 g/L (20 °C), 2710 g/L (40 °C) Tetrahydrate:1950 g/L (0 °C), 1290 g/L (20 °C), 3630 g/L (100 °C)

Solubility

dissolves in alcohol and acetone, soluble in ammonia almost insoluble in nitric acid