Ferrous sulphate heptahydrate


A pale green inorganic crystalline solid (like wet snow) that is very soluble in water. Used for wide-ranging purposes: a coagulant for water treatment; a chemical reagent to prevent chrome dermatitis from cement handling;  as a precursor for iron pigment production; fertiliser or fertiliser supplement; and  as animal feed supplement. Bulk density: 750 -1,250 kg/m3.

Trade Names (Synonyms)

Copperas, iron sulphate, ferrous sulphate.


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