Alfa Aesar™ Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10329.0I

UNSPSC: 12141502

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 13446-18-9 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5000g

Product Code. 11414103

Quantity Price
1 £ 114.59 / 5000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-05-2017
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Description and Specification

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

Specification

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.
Chemical Name or Material Magnesium nitrate hexahydrate
Molecular Formula Mg(NO3)2·6H2O
CAS 13446-18-9
UN Number UN1474
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: MAGNESIUM NITRATE
Merck Index 14,5674
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.
Quantity 5000g
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay 98%
TSCA TSCA
MDL Number MFCD00149779
Boiling Point 330°C (dec.)
Melting Point 89°C
RTECS Number OM3756000

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.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

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.