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Weak Nitric Acid

Description :

Diluted nitric acid is a colorless liquid used commercially as a primary reagent for nitration . Mainly used in the production of fertilizers.

Application :

Ammonium Nitrate, Sodium Nitrate, Potassium Nitrate, Calcium Nitrate, Glyoxal, H-Acid, Nitrobenzene & other Nitro Derivatives, Dyes & Dye Intermediates, Drugs & Pharmaceuticals, Pickling of Steel & Metallurgy, Acrylic Fibre.

Packing :

Tanker Load.

Specifications :
HNO3 concentration 61.5 ± 0.5% by wt. 68%, 72%
Nitrous Oxide as HNO2 500 ppm max.
Chloride as Cl 10 ppm max.
Sulphate as H2SO4 50 ppm max.
Arsenic as As 2 ppm max.
Residue on Ignition 100 ppm max.
Heavy Metal as Pb To pass the test
Specific Gravity 1.368 at 25°C