Product information

This product supersedes product no: 589093, 905600

Nitrogen in 5.0 Grade has 99.999% purity. This product is delivered in a 50 litre cylinder. Product comes with a certificate to confirm its purity. An inert gas, it is normally used for purging and blanketing applications. Beware of asphyxiation hazards when using the gas.


  • Nitrogen is a colourless, odourless and tasteless.
  • Non-combustible and non-toxic.
  • Slightly lighter than air and it's an inert gas.
  • The composition is: Nitrogen 5.0: >99.999%.
  • A certificate of analysis is supplied with the cylinder.
  • Nitrogen is well suited for purging or flushing cargo tanks and pipelines of residual gases and vapours prior to loading cargo.
  • It is also used as a 'blanket' on top of several types of cargoes to prevent reactions with oxygen from atmospheric air.
  • The filling pressure is lower in some locations than the normal 200 bar due to local rules and regulations that limit filling pressure.
  • Nitrogen 5.0 means > 99.999% pure and the impurities: Water (H2O) < 5 ppm and Oxygen (O2) < 5 ppm.


  • Perfectly suited for inerting / blanketing.
  • Quality assured with a certificate of analysis linked to the cylinder serial number.
  • For your safety, the product is delivered in a Unitor exchange cylinder complete with barcode and unique cylinder serial number
  • We trace and track all cylinders using our system to give you peace of mind
  • We offer global availability through our Global Exchange Programme.


Safety Data Sheet (SDS)