How to prepare Potassium Nitrate (KNO3) using Nitric Acid (HNO3) for industrial purpose? Answered


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I know the reaction is KCl + HNO3 gives KNO3 + HCl; but please let me know what are the rxn temperature, more about the reaction parameters etc.


If you have to ask the question, should you be messing around with this chemistry ?

Why would I mess around with the chemistry.
KNO3 has got a significant use for fertilizer industry.

What do you mean? It's just an oxidize, not an explosive.

As others point out, its a precursor for explosive chemistries.

I love the smell of napalm in the morning.....