Molecular weight : 84.99
Properties:.It is white crystal, rhombus crystal and white tiny powder. It iseasily soluble in water and aqueous ammonia ; while it is slightlydissolved in methanol, alcohol, and solvent ether. In addition, itshows strong hydroscopic property.
Uses: it ismostly used in manufacturing nitro-compound, Potassium nitrate , azodyestuff, dye mordant in textile coloration, bleaching agent, metalheat treatment auxiliary agent, and antispetic in pharmaceuticalindustry
Assay (on Dried basis): 99.% Min.
Moisture: 1.5% Max.
Water insoluble matter: 0.06% Max.
Sodium Nitrite (NaNO2): 0.02% max.
Chloride (As Cl): 0.3% Max.
Carbonate (As Na2CO3): 0.1% Max.
Iron (As Fe): 0.005% Max.