Cupric sulfate pentahydrate, Blue vitriol,
Bluestone, Blue coppers.
Molecular Weight: 249.68
Blue crystals or crystalline granules or powder, Slowly effloescent in air.
Bulk Weight: 1.620
pH: pH of 0.2 molar aq. solution = 4.0
Soluble in water, methanol, glycerol. Sparingly soluble in alcohol.
Copper sulfate 97%
Chemical resistant gloves. Safety goggles.
LD50 orally in rate 960 mg / kg
Toxic by ingestion, strong irritant.
in case of contact with skin, wash plenty of water .
50 Kg woven plastic bag.
In tightly closed containers, in a cool dry place.
Decomposition Products: Toxic fumes.
Used as antidote (phosphorus), as topical antifungal, as fungicide for plants, as anthelmintic and emetic.
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