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CAS No 10124-37-5 , calcium

  • Name: calcium
  • Synonyms: calcium;Calcium dinitrate;dinitrate; Norwegian saltpeter; Lime nitrate; Nitrocalcite; Calcium saltpeter; Lime saltpeter; Norge saltpeter;
  • CAS Registry Number:
  • Transport: UN 1454
  • Melting Point: 561 ºC
  • Density: 2.36
  • Safety Statements: 24/25
  • EINECS: 233-332-1
  • Molecular Weight: 164.0878
  • InchiKey: ZCCIPPOKBCJFDN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • InChI: InChI=1S/Ca.2NO3/c;2*2-1(3)4/q+2;2*-1
  • Molecular Formula: CaN2O6
  • Molecular Structure:CAS No:10124-37-5 calcium
References of calcium
Title: Calcium Nitrate
CAS Registry Number: 10124-37-5
Molecular Formula: CaN2O6
Molecular Weight: 164.09
Percent Composition: Ca 24.42%, N 17.07%, O 58.50%
Line Formula: Ca(NO3)2
Literature References: Prepn: Gmelins, Calcium (8th ed.) 28B, 59-69, 341-382 (1956).
Properties: Deliquesc granules, mp ~560°. Very sol in water, heat being evolved; freely sol in methanol, ethanol, acetone. Almost insol in concd HNO3. pH of 5% aq soln 6.0. Keep well closed. Note: Ca(NO3)2 crystallizes also with 4H2O (30.5%), mp 45°. Technical flake usually contains 28.6% H2O.
Melting point: mp ~560°; mp 45°
Use: In explosives, fertilizers, matches, pyrotechnics; manuf of incandescent mantles, radio tubes, HNO3; corrosion inhibitor in diesel fuels.