Alfa Aesar™ Copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A112620G

Quantity 25,000g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 7758-99-8
    Molecular Formula CuSO4·5H2O
    Formula Weight 249.68g/mol (159.60g/mol Anhydrous)
    MDL Number MFCD00149681
    UN Number UN3288
    Merck Index 14,2653
    Synonym Cupric sulfate
    Chemical Name or Material Copper (II) sulfate pentahydrate

    Specifications

    Odor Odorless
    pH 4
    Quantity 25,000g
    CAS 7758-99-8
    Molecular Formula CuSO4·5H2O
    Formula Weight 249.68g/mol (159.60g/mol Anhydrous)
    MDL Number MFCD00149681
    UN Number UN3288
    Merck Index 14,2653
    Synonym Cupric sulfate
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H301-H315-H319
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P260-P273-P405-P501a
    Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Avoid release to the environment.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLID, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
    RTECS Number GL8900000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Copper (II) sulfate pentahydrate
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Copper(II) sulfate, pentahydrate can be added with potassium permanganate to give an oxidant for the conversion of primary alcohols. It is used to etch zinc or copper plates for intaglio printmaking and as a mordant in vegetable dyeing. In analytical chemistry, it is used in Fehling ft.s solution and Benedict ft.s solution to test for reducing sugars. Also, used to test protein in Biuret test.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water and methanol. Insoluble in alcohol.

    Notes
    Incompatible with steel, finely powdered metals, hydroxylamine, magnesium, hydrazine, nitromethane, alkalies, phosphates and acetylene gas

    GHS H Statement
    H301-H315-H319
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P260-P273-P405-P501a
    Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Avoid release to the environment.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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