Calcium Nitrate Fertilizer is the inorganic compound with the formula Ca(NO3)2. This colorless salt absorbs moisture from the air and is commonly found as a Tetrahydrate.

It is mainly used as a component in fertilizers but has other applications.

Calcium Nitrate Fertilizer

Formula: Ca(NO3)2*4H2O Molar mass: 164.088 g/mol
IUPAC ID: Calcium Nitrate Melting point: 42.7 °C
Boiling point: 132 °C Soluble in: Water, Glycerol, Ammonia
  • Use in fertilizer
  • Waste water treatment
  • Concrete
  • Cooling baths
  • Heat storage
Technical Name  Calcium Nitrate Tetrahydrate
 Assay  min 98%
 Calcium  min 18.0%
 Nitrogen  min 15.5%
 Sulphate  max 0.03%
 Iron  max 0.002%
 Chloride  max 0.005%
 Water Insoluble matters  max 0.01%