Cupric Nitrate, 12.5kg For Sale
Cupric nitrate, also known as copper nitrate, is a powerful oxidizer and inorganic salt. The substance has a blue-green crystalline appearance and is soluble in both water and alcohol.
Used in textile dyeing as a mordant to help fix the pigment to the fabric fibres.
As a powerful oxidizing agent, it is beneficial in the production of green flames for fireworks.
Depending on the concentration of the solution and the metal being patinated, this solution is used by artists in metal patination to produce hues ranging from green to blue.
Used in the following formulations for metal patina:
Number six for Basic Green
Eighth place for Cold Process Green
No. 17 for Rusty Deep Red
No. 21 for Dull Pink (For Copper & Copper Plate)
No. 28 for the colour Brown – Greenish Yellow (For Cast Bronze)
No. 32 (For Cast Brass) Red
Standard Ground transports this chemical to destinations within the 48 contiguous US states. The HazMat fee applies to this capacity. Signature of an adult is required upon delivery. Shipping to a business address is recommended.