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Barium Nitrate Rev. Date 04/21/06

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Product Code:   02-0810 02-0810
Description:   White Crystal White Powder
Assay:   99.30% 99.30%
Moisture:   0.05% 0.05%
Water Insolubles:   0.05% 0.05%
Iron:   0.001% 0.001%
pH:   5.0-8.0 5.0-8.0
Chloride:   0.05% 0.05%
Granulation:   Normal - 20 Mesh Normal - 100 Mesh
PACKAGING:   50-55 lb. Bags or 300/330 lb. Polyethylene lined Drums
USES:   Barium Nitrate is use to manufacture other barium compounds. It is used by the pyrotechnic industry for the production of “green fire” and green signal flares. It also has uses in the vacuum tube industry.
HANDLING:   Do not store near acids, organics and other oxidizable materials or where flammable or combustible materials are stored. Reseal containers immediately after use. Store away from food and beverages. Use dust respirator when handling. OSHA PEL & ACGIH TLV-TWA have been established for this compound at 0.5 mg/m3 as Ba. Material is an oxidizer and a poison. This product may be subject to SARA Section 313 reporting requirements (Ba 52.55%). See MSDS for more information.
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   UN# 1446, Class 5.1, PGII, Label Code 5.1(6.1)

Barium Nitrate
CAS Number
RTEC Number
Melting point
Specific Gravity

CQ 9625000
~590 °C

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Molecular Wt.
Molecular Formula
Water Solubility

9.2g/100ml @20 °C

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