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


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11262.0I

UNSPSC: 12141711

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 5000g

Product Code. 11423614

Quantity Price
1 £ 76.21 / 5000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-04-2017
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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.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H315-H319
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Chemical Name or Material Copper (II) sulfate pentahydrate
MDL Number MFCD00149681
RTECS Number GL8900000
Synonym Cupric sulfate
CAS 7758-99-8
Merck Index 14,2653
UN Number UN3288
TSCA TSCA
Molecular Formula CuSO4·5H2O
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLID, INORGANIC, N.O.S.
Odor Odorless
pH 4
Assay 99%
Quantity 5000g

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

Documentation

Technical documents

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.