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AMMONIUM NITRATE Rev. Date 04/21/06



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TYPICAL CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
 
Product Code:   01-1275
Assay:   99.50%
Moisture:   0.15%
Acidity as Nitric Acid:   0.02%
Water Insoluble Matter:   0.10%
Residue on Ignition:   0.01%
Chlorides:   0.02%
Sulfates:   0.02%
 
OTHER SPECIFICATIONS:  MIL-A-175A
 
PACKAGING:   100-200 lb. Polylined Fiber Drums
 
USES:   Ammonium Nitrate is used in the manufacturing of nitrous oxide, in freezing mixtures, safety explosives, matches, pyrotechnics and in fertilizers.
 
HANDLING:   Store in cool, dry place, away from combustible materials. Avoid heat spark and open flames. Avoid contact with skin and avoid ingestion. Use dust respirator when handling. Since no exposure limit have been established for Ammonium Nitrate by OSHA & ACGIH, we recommend that our product should be treated as a nuisance dust 15 mg/m3. See MSDS for more information.
 
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:   Ammonium Nitrate
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   UN# 1942, Class 5.1, P.G. III, Label Code 5.1
 
PRODUCT INFORMATION

AMMONIUM NITRATE
 
CAS Number
RTEC Number
Melting point
Specific Gravity

6484-52-2
BR 9050000
Decomposes at 210 °C
1.72

EINEC Number
Molecular Wt.
Molecular Formula
Solubility in Water

2293478
86.04
NH4NO3
1g/0.5ml
 

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