Ammonium PerchlorateAmmonium Perchlorate (NH4ClO4) is a white, crystalline solid or powder, explosive and a strong oxidizing agent. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Ammonium Perchlorate. That’s why we suggest one of the following: CHEMLoc, DRUMLoc
Ammonium Perchlorate Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Classified as a division 1.1 explosive if powdered into particles smaller than 15 microns in diameter or if powdered into larger particles but thoroughly d
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store with Explosion Proof accessories, separately from flammable materials.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Ammonium perchlorate is an inorganic compound with the formula NH4ClO4. It is the salt of perchloric acid and ammonia. It is a powerful oxidizer, which is why its main use is in solid propellants.
- Classification: CLASS 5.1
- Brand Name: n/a
Ammonium Perchlorate Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|NH4ClO4||1.95 g/cm³||N/A||Ammonium perchlorate||117.49 g/mol||Water, methanol, acetone (partially)||Exothermic decomposition before melting at >200°C|