Nitrogen

Nitrogen

General

Nitrogen is the major constituent of atmospheric air, making up about 79% of the air. It is a colourless, odourless, non-flammable gas and may cause asphyziation when inhaled in an Oxygen deficient environment. Nitrogen is supplied both as liquid and as compressed gas.

Applications

Nitrogen is an inert gas and major applications make use of this property of the gas.

  • Blanketing
  • Inerting
  • Health Care Applications
  • Purging
  • Food Freezing/Storage
  • Analytical Applications
  • Sparging
  • Shrink Fitting

Specifications

  Purity

Impurities

    Moisture Oxygen
Liquid Oxygen 99.999% < 1 ppm < 1 ppm
High Purity Grade 99.999% < 2 ppm < 1 ppm
Industrial Grade 99.99% < 10 ppm < 10
ppm   <  

Packing Details

  Capacity
 
Gas Contents
(m3 per unit)
Pressure
(bars)
Cylinders 10 L
40 L
50 L
1.5
6.0
10.0
150
150
200
Racks 12 cyl/rack
16 cyl/rack
54 cyl/rack
120.0
160.0
540.0
200
200
200
Liquid Cylinders 180 L
230 L
102.0
124.0
24
24

Conversion Factor

 

Weight

Gas

Liquid

 

Pounds
(Lb)

Kilogram
(Kg)

Cubic Feet
{SCF}

Cubic Meter
[NM3}

Gallons
(USG)

Liters
(L)

1 Kilogram

2.205

1.0

30.42

0.7996

0.3262

1.2349