Pyroxylin Plastic

Pyroxylin Plastic ((C6H8(NO2)2O5)n) is a highly flammable rod, sheet, roll, tube, or scrap that is insoluble in water. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Pyroxylin Plastic. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, DRUMLoc

Pyroxylin Plastic Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Highly flammable. Flash point 4.4°C.
  • 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: Incompatible with cellulose-based absorbents and expanded polymeric absorbents.
  • 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 3
  • Brand Name: n/a

Pyroxylin Plastic 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 160-17°C

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