Nitric Acid

Nitric Acid, HNO3, is a highly corrosive mineral acid.

CAS number

  • 7697-37-2 

Typical Uses

  • Largest use in the production of fertilisers, but is also used in electrochemistry, the manufacture of pyrotechnics, dyes, an oxidant in nylon production, wood finishing, steel etching, photoengraving and within the cleaning industry.


  • 60% or 70% Commercial

Other names

Aqua Fortis


  • Nitric acid is a highly corrosive, colourless mineral acid.

Packaging Types

  • Poly, Drum, IBC, Bulk

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