Nitric Acid 69%



Nitric Acid is not permitted to be sold to individuals in strengths of >3% without meeting one of the following criteria below.

– Hold a Home Office License
– Be a Limited Company with a valid application

All purchases will be subject to completion of a Declaration of Use prior to acceptance and shipment of order

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Acceptance of all orders for this product are subject to completion of Declaration of Use.

Nitric acid is a highly corrosive and toxic strong acid and is commonly used as a strong oxidinsing agent

  • Used in the production of fertilizers
  • Used as an oxidant in the production of nylon
  • In a low concentration (approximately 10%), nitric acid is often used to artificially age pine and maple

Minimum Assay: >69%
Molecular Formula: HNO3
Density at 20°C (g/cm3): 1.401-1.417
Nitrous Acid ppm w/w: Max 200
Sulphuric Acid ppm w/w: Max 100
Residue On Ignition ppm w/w: Max 50
Iron ppm w/w: Max 10
Appearance: Colourless/ pale straw liquid free from suspended matter

Hazard Class: 8

Packing Group: 2

Hazard Phrases: May be corrosive to metals. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. May cause respiratory irritation.

Prec Phrases: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.


Cas No: 7664-93-9
Einecs No: 231-639-5

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Pack Size

500ml, 1L, 6x1L, 12x1L