Ammonium nitrate

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Ammonium nitrate Structure
Ammonium nitrate structure
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Common Name Ammonium nitrate
CAS Number 6484-52-2 Molecular Weight 80.043
Density 1.72 Boiling Point 210 °C(lit.)
Molecular Formula H4N2O3 Melting Point 169 °C(lit.)
MSDS Chinese USA Flash Point 210°C
Symbol GHS03 GHS07
GHS03, GHS07
Signal Word Warning

Controlled Substances:Psychoactive Drugs/Narcotic Drugs/Hypertoxic Chemicals/Non-Medical Use of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances


 Names

Name ammonium nitrate
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 Chemical & Physical Properties

Density 1.72
Boiling Point 210 °C(lit.)
Melting Point 169 °C(lit.)
Molecular Formula H4N2O3
Molecular Weight 80.043
Flash Point 210°C
Exact Mass 80.022194
PSA 69.29000
LogP 0.49940
Water Solubility 190 g/100 mL (20 ºC)

 Toxicological Information

CHEMICAL IDENTIFICATION

RTECS NUMBER :
BR9050000
CAS REGISTRY NUMBER :
6484-52-2
LAST UPDATED :
199710
DATA ITEMS CITED :
7
MOLECULAR FORMULA :
H3-N.H-N-O3
MOLECULAR WEIGHT :
80.06
WISWESSER LINE NOTATION :
Z& N-O3

HEALTH HAZARD DATA

ACUTE TOXICITY DATA

TYPE OF TEST :
LD50 - Lethal dose, 50 percent kill
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE :
Oral
SPECIES OBSERVED :
Rodent - rat
DOSE/DURATION :
2217 mg/kg
TOXIC EFFECTS :
Details of toxic effects not reported other than lethal dose value
REFERENCE :
GISAAA Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. (V/O Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga, 113095 Moscow, USSR) V.1- 1936- Volume(issue)/page/year: 52(8),25,1987
TYPE OF TEST :
LD50 - Lethal dose, 50 percent kill
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE :
Unreported
SPECIES OBSERVED :
Rodent - mouse
DOSE/DURATION :
2085 mg/kg
TOXIC EFFECTS :
Details of toxic effects not reported other than lethal dose value
REFERENCE :
GISAAA Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. (V/O Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga, 113095 Moscow, USSR) V.1- 1936- Volume(issue)/page/year: 57(2),66,1992 ** OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE TOXICITY DATA **
TYPE OF TEST :
TDLo - Lowest published toxic dose
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE :
Oral
SPECIES OBSERVED :
Rodent - rat
DOSE/DURATION :
65 mg/kg/26W-I
TOXIC EFFECTS :
Behavioral - changes in motor activity (specific assay) Blood - changes in serum composition (e.g. TP, bilirubin, cholesterol) Biochemical - Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels - transaminases
REFERENCE :
GISAAA Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. (V/O Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga, 113095 Moscow, USSR) V.1- 1936- Volume(issue)/page/year: 52(8),25,1987 *** NIOSH STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT AND SURVEILLANCE DATA *** NIOSH OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE SURVEY DATA : NOHS - National Occupational Hazard Survey (1974) NOHS Hazard Code - 06163 No. of Facilities: 2648 (estimated) No. of Industries: 40 No. of Occupations: 42 No. of Employees: 22889 (estimated) NOES - National Occupational Exposure Survey (1983) NOES Hazard Code - 06163 No. of Facilities: 3715 (estimated) No. of Industries: 59 No. of Occupations: 55 No. of Employees: 57833 (estimated) No. of Female Employees: 9824 (estimated)

 Safety Information

Symbol GHS03 GHS07
GHS03, GHS07
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H272-H315-H319-H335
Precautionary Statements P220-P261-P305 + P351 + P338
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields;full-face particle respirator type N100 (US);Gloves;respirator cartridge type N100 (US);type P1 (EN143) respirator filter;type P3 (EN 143) respirator cartridges
Hazard Codes Xi:Irritant
Risk Phrases R36/37/38;R8;R9
Safety Phrases S17-S26-S36-S37/39
RIDADR UN 1942 5.1/PG 3
WGK Germany 1
RTECS BR9050000
Packaging Group III
Hazard Class 5.1
HS Code 3102300000

 Customs

HS Code 3102300000

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 Synonyms

MFCD00011425
Ammonium nitrate
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