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Nitric acid, ACS, 68.0-70.0%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

7 lb., Each
Thermo Scientific™

Nitric acid, ACS, 68.0-70.0%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

7 lb., Each
Quantity

Chemical Identifiers

CAS
7697-37-2
IUPAC Name
nitric acid
Molecular Formula
HNO3
InChI Key
GRYLNZFGIOXLOG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES
O[N+]([O-])=O
Chloride content
≤0.5ppm
Residue on ignition
≤5ppm
Impurity content
Heavy metals (as Lead): ≤0.2ppm
Impurity content
Iron (Fe): ≤0.2ppm
Form
Liquid

Description

Main commercial usage of Nitric acid, ACS, 68.0-70.0% is in the production of fertilizers and reagent for nitration. It is used in the applications for the production of explosives, nylon precursors and specialty organic compounds. Nitric acid is indirectly used as an oxidizer in liquid-fueled rockets for determining trace level metals in solutions. It is used as a chemical doping agent for organic semiconductors and in purification processes for raw carbon nanotubes, artificially age pine and maple.

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