Copper sulfate, ammoniated
Dark blue, crystalline powder. Ammoniated copper sulfate is used as an insecticide. It is also used to print calico fabric.
Synonyms and Related Terms
cupric ammonia sulfate; ammonio-cupric sulfate; copper amino-sulfate
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ethanol.
Hazards and Safety
Toxic by ingestion.
- Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993