Nickel Catalyst, dry

Nickel Catalyst, dry (Ni) is a fine powdered nickel that has a grayish color. Used to promote chemical action in manufacturing synthetics as well as processing vegetable oil and petroleum. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Nickel Catalyst, dry. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, Flammable storage, SUPERLoc, DRUMLoc

Nickel Catalyst, dry Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: If exposed to air or moisture, it may become hot enough to ignite. Raney Nickel is extremely fine powdered nickel, gray in color. Insoluble but reactive in
  • Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in dry, compliant, approved flammables storage buildings, separated from oxidizers and sources of ignition. May ignite on contact with moist air.
  • Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong acids, sulfur, selenium, wood & other combustibles, nickel nitrate, hydrazine and hydrazoic acid.
  • Description: Raney nickel is a fine-grained solid composed mostly of nickel derived from a nickel-aluminium alloy. A variety of grades are known, but most are gray solids. Some are pyrophoric, most are used as air-stable slurries. Raney nickel is used as a reagent and as a catalyst in organic chemistry. It was developed in 1926 by American engineer Murray Raney for the hydrogenation of vegetable oils.[1][2]
  • Classification: N/A
  • Brand Name: n/a

Nickel Catalyst, dry Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
Ni 6.5 g/cm³ 4946° F Nickel 58.71 g/mol n/a 2651° F

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