Uranyl nitrate can be prepared by reaction of uranium salts with nitric acid. It is soluble in water, ethanol, acetone, and ether, but not in benzene toluene or chloroform
Uranyl nitrate is usually used as an electron dense stain for transmission electron microscopy.
Bis(nitrato-O)dioxouranium. A compound used in photography and the porcelain industry. It causes severe renalinsufficiency and renal tubular necrosis in mammals and is an effective lymphocyte mitogen.
They are Strong oxidizing Agent and RadioActive Material