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


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11262.0B

UNSPSC: 12141711

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 7758-99-8 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 1000g

Product Code. 11413614

Quantity Price
1 £ 20.14 / 1000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 02-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Formula Weight 249.68 (159.60 Anhydrous)
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.
Molecular Formula CuSO4·5H2O
Assay 99%
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLID, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
Synonym Cupric sulfate
Health Hazard 1 Danger
RTECS Number GL8900000
Quantity 1000g
Chemical Name or Material Copper (II) sulfate pentahydrate
CAS 7758-99-8
pH 4
MDL Number MFCD00149681
Merck Index 14,2653
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H315-H319
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
UN Number UN3288
TSCA TSCA
Odor Odorless

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′s solution and Benedict′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

Safety and Handling

Danger

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.