Nitrogen Dioxide Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Nitrogen Dioxide Properties

Nitrogen Dioxide

Microtreat MZ PR03-Product_Structure
Molecule 3D Structure Image
Microtreat MZ PR03-Molecule 3D Structure
Molecule Structure Image



Nitrogen dioxide is a chemical compound. It is an intermediate in the industrial synthesis of nitric acid. It has been used as a catalyst in certain oxidation reactions, as an inhibitor to prevent polymerization of acrylates during distillation, as a nitrating agent for organic compounds, as an oxidizing agent, as a rocket fuel, as a flour bleaching agent and in increasing the wet strength of paper.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Vivid Orange Gas
Boiling Point 21 °C
CAS Number 10102-44-0
Density 2.62 g/cm3
EINECS Number 233-272-6
InChI 1S/NO2/c2-1-3
Melting Point -11.2 °C
Molar Mass 46.01 g/mol
Molecular Formula NO2
Molecular Shape Dihedral Digonal
NFPA 704 H-3,F-0,R-0,C-OX
RTECS Number QX1575000
Refractive 1.449
Synonyms Nitrogen Oxide;Nitriteradical;Nitrito;Nitro;Nitrogen Dioxide;Nitrogenperoxide