thorium nitrate

thorium nitrate

[′thȯr·ē·əm ′nī‚trāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
Th(NO3)4·4H2O Explosive white crystals soluble in water and alcohol, strong oxidizer; the anhydrous form decomposes at 500°C; used in medicine and as an analytical reagent.
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1000 mg/l stock solution of thorium was prepared by dissolving known weight of thorium nitrate Th[(N[O.
A simple process exists to convert Thorium Nitrate into Thorium Oxide (ThO2), which can be used to power Thorium-Cycle nuclear reactors.
BE) and its team have begun processing radioactive thorium nitrate at U.
The contract is the first phase of a multi-phase project to treat radioactive thorium nitrate that was accumulated for Defense purposes and is currently in storage.
The radioactive thorium nitrate was accumulated for defense purposes and is currently in storage.
of radioactive Thorium Nitrate stored at the DOE's Fernald facility.