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Cobalt Sulfate Properties

Cobalt Sulfate

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Description

 

Cobalt sulfate is an inorganic compound. It is the divalent cobalt salt of sulfuric acid. It is used in the preparation of pigments, as well as in the manufacture of other cobalt salts. Cobalt pigment is used in porcelains and glass. Cobalt sulfate is also used in storage batteries and electroplating baths, sympathetic inks, and as an additive to soils and animal feeds.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Reddish Crystalline Solid
CAS Number 10124-43-3
ChEBI 53470
Class NA
Density 3.71 g/cm3
EINECS Number 233-334-2
IUPAC Name Cobalt(II) Sulfate
InChI 1S/Co.H2O4S/c;1-5(2,3)4/h;(H2,1,2,3,4)/q+2;/p-2
InChIKey KTVIXTQDYHMGHF-UHFFFAOYSA-L
Melting Point 735 °C
Molar Mass 154.996 g/mol
Molecular Formula CoSO4
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
PG NA
RTECS Number GG3100000
Solubility 36.2 g/100 ml
Synonyms Cobalt Sulphate;Cobalt Monosulfate;Cobalt(2+) Sulfate;Cobaltous Sulfate