Sodium Nitrate, Prill Form, 1 lb.

$8.49 /lb

Used as a yellow color agent and as an oxidizer. Sodium Nitrate in prill form needs to be milled before use.

Sold by the pound.

Although they are NOT interchangeable with Sodium Nitrate, other yellow coloring agents are cryolite, sodium oxalate, sodium bicarbonate and sodium benzoate.

(Nitratine; nitric acid, sodium salt; sodium saltpeter) [NaNO3] White beads, granules, or flakes.

Prilled nitrate is sometimes preferred by fireworks makers because it remains free flowing in storage, and is priced far less then it's air-milled counterpart. It's the most economical option for pyros who don't mind a quick, easy pre-processing step before use.

Shimizu Yellow Star:

Potassium Perchlorate 68%
Red Gum 18%
Sodium Nitrate 7%
Lampblack 2%


Part # CH5531