Sodium Nitrate Fertilizer is the chemical compound with the formula NaNO3. This salt is also known as Chile saltpeter or Peru saltpeter to distinguish it from ordinary saltpeter, potassium nitrate.

Sodium Nitrate Fertilizer

Formula: NaNO3 Molar mass: 84.9947 g/mol
IUPAC ID: Sodium Nitrate Melting point: 308 °C
Boiling point: 380 °C Soluble in: Water, Glycerol, Ammonia
  • Use as fertilizer
  • Glass Manufacturing
  • As an Oxidizer
  • Food preservation
  • Pharmacology
Technical Name Sodium Nitrate
Appearance White Crystalline Powder
Assay Min 98%
Moisture Max 0.25%
Chloride as NaCl Max 0.2%
Sulphate as Na2sO4 Max 0.04%
Carbonate as Na2CO3 Max 0.01%
Nitrite as NaNO2 Max 0.01%
Water Insoluble Matters Max 0.05%