Copper(II) sulfate

Molecular formula:
CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chemical compound:
copper (II) sulfate
Other names:
copper (II) sulphate , cupric sulfate, blue vitriol (pentahydrate), bluestone (pentahydrate), bonattite (trihydrate mineral), boothite (heptahydrate mineral), chalcanthite (pentahydrate mineral), chalcocyanite (mineral)

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Irritant

Environmentally damaging

  • Hazard statements
    • Harmful if swallowed.
    • Causes skin irritation.
    • Causes serious eye irritation.
    • Very toxic to aquatic life with long-lasting effects.
  • Precautionary statements
    • Avoid release to the environment.
    • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.
    • Dispose of contents/container to … [… in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulation (to be specified)].