Material Safety Data Sheet
Section 1. Product and Company Identification
Product Name Cupric Sulfate
Manufacturer EMD Chemicals Inc.
P.O. Box 70
480 Democrat Road
Gibbstown, NJ 08027
Prior to January 1, 2003 EMD Chemicals Inc. was
EM Industries, Inc. or EM Science, Division of
EM Industries, Inc.
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COPPER (II) SULFATE; BLUE VITRIOL
Material Uses Analytical reagent.
Section 2. Composition and Information on Ingredients
Section 3. Hazards Identification
Physical State and
Solid. (Crystalline solid. Powdered solid.)
HARMFUL IF INHALED OR SWALLOWED.
MAY CAUSE RESPIRATORY TRACT, EYE AND SKIN
Routes of Entry
Absorbed through skin. Eye contact. Inhalation. Ingestion.
Potential Acute Health
Eyes May be hazardous in case of eye contact (irritant).
Skin May be hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant). Skin inflammation is
characterized by itching, scaling, reddening, or, occasionally, blistering.
Inhalation Hazardous in case of inhalation. May be hazardous in case of inhalation
Ingestion Hazardous in case of ingestion.
Potential Chronic Health Effects
This material is not known to cause cancer in animals or humans.
Additional information See Toxicological Information (section 11)
Repeated exposure to a highly toxic material may produce general
deterioration of health by an accumulation in one or many human organs.
Section 4. First Aid Measures
Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately
flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Cold water may be
used. Get medical attention.