Copper (II) sulfate (CuSO4)

Substance: copper (II) sulfate.

Also known as: Cupric sulfate Blue vitriol (pentahydrate) Bluestone (pentahydrate) Bonattite (trihydrate mineral) Boothite (heptahydrate mineral) Chalcanthite (pentahydrate mineral) Chalcocyanite (mineral)

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Hazard information danger

Lower systemic health hazards
Environment

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.
  • Dispose of contents/container to … [… in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulation (to be specified)].

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