- Strontium nitrate present in the form of white powder .
- Soluble in water
- Less soluble in alcohol
- 570 C
- 645 C
Obtained by mixing of strontium chloride and sodium nitrate
- Technical and Regent grades
- Poisonous in nature and is an strong oxidizing agent
- Can explode upon crushing or colliding
- Used in fireworks and match making industry
- Also used as a signal in ships.