Hummel Croton Inc.
10 Harmich Road
South Plainfield, NJ 07080

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Data Sheet
Silver Nitrate

Product Code 19-3065
Assay 99.99%
LOD 0.05%
Chlorides < 5 ppm
Sulfates < 20 ppm
Copper < 2 ppm
Iron < 2 ppm
Lead ND
Sodium < 5 ppm
Nickel < 1 ppm


PACKAGING:Polyethlene Bottle, Glass Bottle or Pail

USES: Silver nitrate is used in the manufacturing of specialties chemicals and devices. It is also used in photography, manufacturing of mirrors, manufacturing of other silver salts, silver plating, in sympathetic and indelible inks, dyeing hair, coloring porcelain, etching ivory, and as a reagent in analytical chemistry.

HANDLING: Avoid contact with chlorates & perchlorates! Dangerous, fire hazard, explosion risk when in contact with inorganic reducing materials (fuels). Use protective equipment for eyes, nose, mouth and skin. Due to skin protein interaction, skin discoloration can occur! OSHA PEL and ACGIH TLV-TWA have been established for this compound at 10mg/m3. This product may be subject to SARA section 313 reporting requirements (Ag 63.5%). See SDS for more information.


SHIPPING INFORMATION: UN#: 1493, Class:5.1, PG II, Label Class 5.1, RQ: 1 lb.(0.453 kg)

Silver Nitrate

CAS Number 7761-88-8
RTEC Number VW 4725000
Melting point 212 ° C
Solubility in Water 2.5g/mL
EINEC Number 2318539
Molecular Wt. 169.87
Molecular Formula AgNO3
Specific Gravity 4.352

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