Nitrogen dioxide

CAS RN:10102-44-0

Major Uses

Intermediate in nitric acid and sulfuric acid production. Has been used to bleach flour; used in nitration of organic cmpounds and explosives; in the manufacture of oxidized cellulose compounds (hemostatic cotton). Proposed as oxidizing agent in rocket propulsion.
Production of nitric acid, nitrating agent, oxidizing agent, catalyst, oxidizer for rocket fuels;,polymerization inhibitor for acrylates
Chemical intermediate (captive) for nitric acid; catalyst for sulfuric acid (chamber process); oxidizing agent for rocket fuels; calibration gas
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