International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Thermal Decomposition Studies of Layered Metal Hydroxynitrates (Metal: Cu, Zn, Cu/Co, and Zn/Co)

Table 1

Weight of the reagents used to prepare layered metal hydroxynitrates.

SampleWeight of zinc nitrateWeight of cobalt nitrateWeight of copper nitrateWeight of ureaVolume of water (cm3)Temperature (°C)Duration (h)
gmolesgmolesgmolesgmolesgmoles

Cu2(OH)3(NO3)14.9421.02.00.0332.00.1111402
Cu1.5Co0.5(OH)3(NO3)4.50.2511.2060.752.00.0332.00.1111402
Cu1.34Co0.66(OH)3(NO3)5.9390.3339.9620.6672.00.0332.00.1111402
Zn5(OH)8(NO3)2(H2O)2)18.3991.02.00.0332.00.1111402
Zn3.75Co1.25(OH)8(NO3)2(H2O)213.80.754.490.252.00.0332.00.1111402
Zn3.35Co1.65(OH)8(NO3)2(H2O)2 12.250.66760.3332.00.0332.00.1111402
Co2(OH)3(NO3)17.9991.02.00.0332.00.1111402