Nitric Acid Belgium

Nitric Acid Belgium

A. Physical Data.

Product: Nitric Acid 68%
Packing: 35 Kg Jerrycan
Origin: Belgium
Aspect: Clear to Water White liquid

B. Description.

Transparent, clean or yellowish, fuming, suffocating, hygroscopic, corrosive liquid. Will attack almost all metals. The yellow color is due to release of nitrogen dioxide on exposure to light. Strong oxidizing agent. Miscible with water, decomposes in alcohol.

C. Usages.

Manufacturing of ammonium nitrate for fertilizer and explosives, organic synthesis (dyes, drugs, explosives, cellulose nitrate, nitrate salts), metallurgy, photo engraving, etching steel, urethanes, rubber chemicals.