Calcium Nitrate Tetrahydrate
Calcium Nitrate Tetrahydrate is an inorganic compound which is most commonly used as fertilizer in agricultural sector and in wastewater treatment plants for preventing emission of odor. It is known to have chemical formula Ca(NO3)2 with molar mass of 236.15 g/mol and density of 1.896 g/cm3. This compound is also used for increasing rate of settling & precipitation of concrete admixtures and mortars. In latex production, Calcium Nitrate Tetrahydrate is known to be common coagulating agent and is also used for regenerating cold packs. It is colorless hygroscopic solid with melting point of 561 degrees Celsius and water soluble nature.