Ferric Nitrate

CAS#: 10421-48-4

Synonyms: Iron nitrate; Iron Trinitrate

Uses: Dyeing (mordant for buffs and blacks), tanning, analytical chemistry; Agriculture; electronic & electrical; food processing; industrial & institutional cleaners; metal working & finishing; plastics; soaps & detergents; textiles; water treatment

Hazard: Inhalation of dust irritates nose and throat.  Ingestion causes irritation of mouth and stomach.  Dust irritates eyes and can irritate skin on prolonged contact.  Dangerous fire risk in contact with organic materials. Strong oxidant and irrtant.