Copper 29 Cu 63.546

Cupric Sulfate Pentahydrate Infant Pure, FCC/GB Powder

Jost Code: 9303

Synonyms: Blue Vitriol, Copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate, Sulfuric acid, copper(II) salt (1:1) pentahydrate, Copper II sulphate 5-hydrate

Cupric Sulfate Pentahydrate Infant Pure, FCC/GB Powder can be used as a dietary ingredient and as a nutrient. Copper aids in the absorption of iron, in the formation of red blood cells and the proper bone formation and maintenance.

Our new low chlorate Infant Pure product line is ideal for the fortification of infant and follow-on formulas.
•  Ultra low levels of chlorate / perchlorate
•  Low Levels of Heavy Metals
•  Multicompendial: FCC / E number / GB
•  Low Aluminum

Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
CuSO₄ · 5H₂O
CAS Number
7758-99-8
Molecular Weight
249.69
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient
Description
Blue powder
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/Not a specification)
Cu (typical): 25.0% – 25.6%
Containers
55 lb/25 kg cartons
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
12/14/2021
ID Test Copper
Pass
ID Test Sulfate
Pass
Assay
98.0% – 102.0%
Substances Not Ppt by Hydrogen Sulfide
0.3% maximum
Mesh Thru 80
95% minimum
Chlorates
250 ppb maximum
Perchlorates
50 ppb maximum
Iron
100 ppm maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.1 ppm maximum
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative