SILVER NITRATE DOMESTIC PRODUCT
CAS number: 7761-88-8
Chebi: 32130 CHEMBL177367
ATC code: D08AL01
Molecular formula: AgNO3
Molar mass: 169.87 g mol-1
Appearance: White solid
Density: 5.35 g / cm3
Melting point: 212 ° C, 485 K, 414 ° C
Boiling point: 444 ° C, 717 K, 831 ° C
Its chemical formula is AgNO3, the most important silver salt whose components are silver and nitric acid. In organic chemistry, nitric acid and esters of certain alcohols are called nitrates. It is very sensitive to light, due to this feature photo films are covered with this substance.
Production and Reactions
It can be obtained from silver and nitric acid reaction.
Ag + 2 HNO3? AgNO3 + NO2 + H2O
It is used in the production of mirrors together with sugar and its solutions.
In this sector, the anti-bacterial property of this substance is utilized. It is very good in the treatment of warts. It is also preferred for darkening the skin and organic matter. It is known as hell stone because it darkens the skin.
It is used as an antiseptic in the pharmaceutical industry.
It is used in the coating of photographic films in this sector.
It can be used as a silver coating by putting into the objects with copper wires.