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Stock No. CAS MSDS Specification COA
NS6130-12-000978 13478-00-7 MSDS pdf Specification pdf COA pdf

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder

(Ni(NO3)2.6H2O, Purity: >99.9%)

Product Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate
Stock No. NS6130-12-000978
CAS 13478-00-7 Confirm
Purity >99.9% Confirm
Molecular Formula Ni(NO3)2.6H2O Confirm
Molecular weight 290.79g/mol Confirm
Form Powder Confirm
Density 2.05g/cm3@25°C Confirm
Melting point 56°C Confirm
Solubility Insoluble in water
Quality Control Each lot of Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate was tested successfully.
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Typical Chemical Analysis

Assay >99.9%
Other Metal <1000ppm

Expert Reviews

Dr. Bruce Perrault, Ph.D, (Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), USA)

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder: Almost all inorganic nitrate salts are soluble in water at standard temperature and pressure. A common example of an inorganic nitrate salt is potassium nitrate (saltpeter). A rich source of inorganic nitrate in the human body comes from diets rich in leafy green foods, such as spinach and arugula. NO3- (inorganic nitrate) is the viable active component within beetroot juice and other vegetables.

Dr. Myron Rubenstein, Ph.D, (Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy)

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder: Nitrate salts are found naturally on earth as large deposits, particularly of nitratine, a major source of sodium nitrate. Nitrites are produced by a number of species of nitrifying bacteria, and the nitrate compounds for gunpowder (see this topic for more) were historically produced, in the absence of mineral nitrate sources, by means of various fermentation processes using urine and dung. Also, Nitrates are found in fertilizers and as a byproduct of lightning strikes in earth's nitrogen-oxygen rich atmosphere, nitric acid is produced when nitrogen dioxide reacts with water vapor.

Dr. Huojin Chan , (University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, China)

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder: The major application of nitrates is as oxidizing agents, most notably in explosives where the rapid oxidation of carbon compounds liberates large volumes of gases (gunpowder for an example). Sodium nitrate is used to remove air bubbles from molten glass and some ceramics. Mixtures of the molten salt are used to harden some metals.

Dr. Ms. Yi Yen Shi, (King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi,Bangkok, Thailand)

Sulfates occur as microscopic particles (aerosols) resulting from fossil fuel and biomass combustion. Some anaerobic microorganisms, such as those living near deep sea thermal vents, utilize sulfates as electron acceptors. Magnesium sulfate, commonly known as Epsom salts, is used in therapeutic baths. Gypsum, the natural mineral form of hydrated calcium sulfate, is used to produce plaster. Copper sulfate is a common algaecide. The sulfate ion is used as counter ion for some cationic drugs.

Dr. Hans Roelofs Ph.D, (National Technical University of Athens, Greece)

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder: Although nitrites are the nitrogen compound chiefly used in meat curing, nitrates are used in certain specialty curing processes where a long release of nitrite from parent nitrate stores is needed. The use of nitrates in food preservation is controversial. This is due to the potential for the formation of nitrosamines when nitrates are present in high concentrations and the product is cooked at high temperatures. The effect is seen for red or processed meat, but not for white meat or fish.

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder

Nickel Nitrate Hexahydrate Powder

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