Sodium, metalSodium, metal (Na) is a used for making gasoline additives, electric power cables, sodium lamps, and other chemicals. It is a white metal, a strong reducing agent, water-reactive and pyrophoric.. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Sodium, metal. Please review our fire rated products: Flammable storage, FIRELoc, SUPERLoc
Sodium, metal Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Burns violently; explosions may spatter the material. Pyrophoric: May ignite spontaneously in air.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Sodium is a chemical element with the symbol Na and atomic number 11. It is a soft, silvery-white, highly reactive metal and is a member of the alkali metals; its only stable isotope is __Na.
- Classification: n/a
- Brand Name: n/a
Sodium, metal Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|Na||0.968 g/cm³||1156 K, 883°C, 1621°F||n/a||22.9 g/mol||Reacts violently with water||370.87 K,_97.72°C,_207.9°F|