inorganic chemical compound from the group of nitrates, salt of nitric acid and sodium. It is a white or colorless, fine-crystalline, water-soluble substance.
- used in the glass and ceramics industry for the production of glass and enamel, in the electronics industry for the production of CRT glass,
- sodium saltpeter is also used in the production of gunpowder and explosives,
- is also used for the production of paints and enamels.