Product Name: Sodium nitrate
Synonyms: Soda niter; Sodium nitrate for industrial use; cubicniter; Natriumnitrat; niter; nitratedesodium; nitratedesodium;
CAS: 7631-99-4; 15621-57-5
Molecular formula: NaNO3
Molecular weight: 84.99
InChI: InChI=1/NO3.Na/c2-1 (3) 4; /q-1; +1
Melting point: 306 degrees centigrade
Boiling point: 380 degrees centigrade
Water solubility: 900 g/L (20 C)
Physical and chemical properties:
The characters are colorless and three party crystals or rhombic crystals or white fine crystals or powders. No stinky, salty taste, slightly bitter.
Melting point 306.8 degrees centigrade
Relative density 2.261
Solubility is easily soluble in water and liquid ammonia, soluble in ethanol, methanol, and slightly soluble in glycerol and acetone.
Used in the production of potassium nitrate, picric acid, explosives, dyes, medicine used as osmotic pressure regulator.