Is Sodium Flammable?


Sodium by itself it not at all flammable. However when one combines water with sodium, it will make for a highly flammable gas. One should exercise extreme caution when around this.
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Sodium is so flammable that it will blow it's load all over your insides.muffin.
Anhydrous sodium citrate is combustible at high temperature and produces carbon
I can find no evidence that sodium citrate is a flammable compound. I also am not aware of the connection between flammability and ionicity. What is the background to your question.
Yes. Click the "Potential Gases" tab in the lower section of the Compatibility Table. You can see that sodium hydrosulfide mixed with nitric acid produces hydrogen sulfide
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