MSDS for Copper Sulphate

Billing Metals MSDS 2018

Copper Sulphate MSDS

Product contains Copper Sulphate pentahydrate, CuSO4(H2O)5. Other names Copper Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Bluestone, Blue Vitriol, Vitriol of Copper.


Product may cause burns to the skin and eyes. It is highly irritating to the skin, eyes and lungs.  

Product can cause copper poisoning if ingested.

First Aid Measures

Eye Contact: flush the eyes with water for a minimum of 15 minutes, consult a medical professional.

Skin Contact: In case of direct contact, the affected person should wash the contaminated area with large quantity's of water, if chemical burns are noticed see a Medical professional.

Inhalation: Consult a medical professional immediately.

Ingestion: One should immediately seek medical attention in case of ingestion.

Personal Safety Measures

Care should be taken to avoid direct skin and eye contact. Proper gloves, protective clothing and goggles are recommended. A suitable dust mask is recommended if there is any chance of airborne dust.

Storage Instruction

This product should be stored in sealed containers in a cool and dry place.

Fire Hazards and Fire Fighting Measures

This is not an inflammable substance, it will not contribute to a fire.

Accidental Release Measure

In case of accidental spillage or leakage, the spilled material should be swept up and disposed of in a plastic bag.

This product is toxic to aquatic life. Avoid washing spilled material into drains or waterways.

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