Nitrocellulose, water wet

Nitrocellulose, water wet ((C6H8(NO2)2O5)n) is a flammable white solid and is high explosive if dried out. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Nitrocellulose, water wet. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, Flammabe Storage

Nitrocellulose, water wet Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Produces toxic oxides of nitrogen during combustion
  • 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: Nitrocellulose is a highly flammable compound formed by nitrating cellulose through exposure to nitric acid or another powerful nitrating agent. When used as a propellant or low-order explosive, it was originally known as guncotton.
  • Classification: CLASS 1.1D
  • Brand Name: n/a

Nitrocellulose, water wet Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
(C6H8(NO2)2O5)n n/a N/A n/a n/a n/a 32°F (16°C)

Contact one of our experienced engineers today to learn more about chemical storage buildings and guidelines. We offer a full line of storage building products with full EPA, OSHA, and NFPA compliance with FM and Warnock Hersey Approvals.

image description


Protect your reputation and hazardous materials with our 100% custom and guaranteed storage buildings more

image description


30 years of providing fully compliant storage solutions in many industries with hundreds of clients more

image description


Protect your investment and personnel with our wide range of accessories, fully custom and compliant  more

Our Satisfied Customers

30 years of experience working with many industries, and hundreds of valued clients including more

  • image description
  • image description
  • image description
  • image description
  • image description