William Blythe’s high purity, meticulously defined basic copper nitrate can be tailored to meet the exact needs for your applications. We can customise:

  • Particle size
  • Surface area
  • Porosity
  • Bulk density
  • Absolute density
  • WAN (Water Absorption Number)


Our ability to precisely control the physical properties ensures you get reliable, repeatable performance when used as part of the gas generation formulation in automotive airbags.


Chemical name Basic Copper Nitrate Chemical formula Cu2NO3(OH)3
Molecular weight 240.1 C.A.S. number 12158-75-7

Applications

William Blythe’s basic copper nitrate is ideal for use in applications such as:

Process chemicals

  • Activator in propellant compositions in airbags.

Chemical Catalysts

  • Copper source for the manufacture of supported catalysts.


Product forms

William Blythe’s basic copper nitrate is available as a powder in a range of bulk densities.

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