Asked by: Eustasia Atamanyuk
asked in category: General Last Updated: 8th April, 2020

Where can I find calcium nitrate?

Production began at Notodden, Norway in 1905. Most of the world's calcium nitrate is now made in Porsgrunn, Norway. Calcium Nitrate is obtained by treating limestone with weak nitric acid. It is also formed during the absorption of nitrogen oxide by milk of lime.

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People also ask, what is the formula of calcium nitrate?

Ca(NO3)2

what is calcium nitrate good for? Calcium nitrate is mainly produced as a fertilizer, used for plant nutrition purposes, and for wastewater treatment. It is a source of both calcium and nitrogen, for plants.

Secondly, how do you use calcium nitrate?

Mix the fertilizer into the soil, being careful to keep it off of foliage. Water the area well to allow the nutrients to start seeping into soil and get to plant roots. For a foliar spray to correct calcium deficiency and add nitrogen, add 1 cup of calcium nitrate to 25 gallons of water (128 grams to 94.64 liters).

How much nitrogen is in calcium nitrate?

Calcium Nitrate is a white granular soluble fertilizer that has two kinds of nutrients and that is easily absorbed by the plant. It contains 15,5% nitrogen (N) and 26,5% calcium oxide (CaO). 14% of nitrogen originates from nitrate (NO3) and 15% of nitrogen originates from ammonium (NH4).

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