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Nitric acid

Chemical formula: HNO3

CAS № 7697-37-2

Description and application:

Technical nitric acid is used in almost all industries.

  • for the production of ammonium nitrate;
  • complex fertilizers (nitrogen, etc.);
  • for the oxidative processes of etching metals, as well as for the separation of silver and gold;
  • in the production of certain explosives (for example, trinitrotoluene);
  • in the production of certain organic dyes;
  • for the production of sulfuric and phosphoric acid;
  • in rocket science (rocket fuel oxidizer);
  • in the food industry.