nbsp;-Formula: AL (NO3)3*9H2O Synonym: Aluminum nitrate nonagidrat-aluminum salt of nitric acid
Aluminum nitrate, aluminum nitrate — - Al(NO3)3, inorganic compound, aluminum salt of nitric acid.
In addition to actually anhydrous nitrate, aluminum has also main nitrates: AlOH(NO3)2 - and Al(OH)2NO3, and also number of the hydrated Al(NO3) 3 salts • - xH2O (x = 4, 6, 8, 9) among which nonahydrate is stablest: Al(NO3)3 • - 9H2O.
Colourless crystals. Let's dissolve in water, alcohol, acetone. Can ignite organic substances.
- it is applied in researches,
- chemical laboratories for receiving standard solutions at colorimetric definition of aluminum and preparation of aluminum catalysts,
- in chemical industry for receiving hydroxide and alumina of high degree of purity,
- in pharmaceutical industry and other industries.