AMMONIUM NITRATE (GOST 2-85)

Ammonium nitrate (NH4NH3) is a granulated product of white colour yellowish hue. It is used for production of ammonites, nitric oxide and in agriculture - as mineral fertilizer. As mineral fertilizer it is effective in all zones and almost for all agricultural crops. Ammonium nitrate is used as presowing-appllied fertilizer as well as for early spring feeding of plants.

SPECIFICATION

Characteristic description

Grade standard

A

B

Higher

First

Grade

grade

1. Total mass portion of nitrate and ammonium nitrogen based on:      
NH4NO3 in dry matter, %, not less than 98 no standard
nitrogen in dry matter, %, not less than no standard 34,4 34,4
2. Water mass portion, %, not more than:      
- with sulphate and phosphate additives 0,2 0,2 0,2
- with calcium / magnesium nitrate additives 0,3 0,3 0,3
3. pH of 10% water solution, not less than 5,0 5,0 5,0
with sulphate-phosphate additives 4,0 4,0 4,0
4. Mass portion of substances insoluble in 10% nitric acid solution,      
%, not more than 0,2 no standard
5. Grain size distribution:      
- mass portion og granule size from 1 to 3 mm, %, not less than 93 no standard
- mass portion of granule size from 1 to 4 mm, %, not less than no standard 95 95
including:      
granule size from 2 to 4 mm, %, not less than no standard 80 50
mass portion of granule size less than 1 mm, %, not more than 4 3 3
mass portion og granule size exceeding 6 mm, % 0,0 0,0 0,0
6. Granule static strength, N/granule (kg/granule), not less than 5(0,5)   7(0,7)
with sulphate and sulphatephosphate additives   10(1,0)  
with calcium and magnesium nitrate additives   8(0,8)  
7. Friability, %, not less than 100 100 100

Packing: PE or other bags providing product preservation. Product net mass - 50 1,0 kg. Ammonium nitrate may be carried by all kinds of covered top transportation, except by air. By agreement with the user ammonium nitrate is transported in bulk in r/w self-unloading hopper cars or covered- op trucks. Guaranteed storage life - 6 months. Quality index of ammonium nitrate meets standards required by foreign companies, the product is exported to many countries.


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