Salt nitrite (NaNO ₂) is an inorganic salt developed by the mix of nitrite ions and additionally salt ions.
Salt nitrite powder is rapidly deliquescence, easily soluble in water as well as liquid ammonia, its fluid treatment is alkaline, somewhat soluble in ethanol, methanol, ether and additionally various other natural solvents.
When subjected to air, sodium nitrite responds with oxygen to form salt nitrate.When heated to above 320°C, it will decompose and generate nitrogen dioxide, nitric oxide and sodium oxide.
Nitrogen atoms and oxygen atoms in nitrite have lone pairs of electrons and have the ability to form coordination bonds, so nitrite can be used as a ligand to form coordination compounds with many metal ions.
Sodium nitrite and nitrite are widely found in the human environment and are the most prevalent nitrogen-containing compounds in nature.
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