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  Strontium Nitrate Rev. Date 04/21/06

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Product Code:   19-6150
Strontium Nitrate Sr(NO3)2:   99.0%
Barium as Ba(NO3)2:   0.9%
Calcium as Ca(NO3)2:   0.10%
Sodium as NaNO3:   0.15%
Water Insoluble:   0.01%
Moisture:   0.05%
Iron Fe, ppm:   1.5ppm
SrCl2, ppm:   60ppm
pH, 5% Solution:   6.5
PACKAGING:   50 lb. Bag & 300 lb. Polylined Fiber and Metal Drums MIL-Spec contains Desiccant Bags
USES:   Strontium nitrate is used in pyrotechnics for production of red color, signal lights, marine signals, railroad flares and in matches.
HANDLING:   Oxidizer, moderately toxic, fire risk when in contact with organic materials. Avoid inhalation and ingestion. Avoid reducing agents and metal powders. OSHA PEL and ACGIH TLV-TWA have been established for this compound as 0.5mg/m3 Ba(NO3)2. See MSDS for more information.
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:   Strontium Nitrate
& SHIPPING INFORMATION:   UN# 1507, Class 5.1, PGIII, Label Code 5.1

Strontium Nitrate
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WK 9800000
570 °C
1.5 part water

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