Agent Name

Copper (II) hydroxide sulfate

CAS Number

1332-03-2

Formula

Cu4-H6-O10-S.H2-O

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

53WP; Basic Copper TS-53; Basic copper sulfate; CP Basic Copper TS-53 WP; CP Basic Sulfate; Chemform Brand Fixed Copper Fungicide; Citco Tri-basic Copper Sulfate-50XF; Copper Pride; Copper hydroxide sulfate (Cu4(OH)6(SO4)), monohydrate; Copper hydroxide sulfate, monohydrate; Copper sulfate, tribasic; Copper(2+) hydroxide sulfate, monohydrate; Griffin Super Cu; Kilcop 53; Kobasic; Lilly/Miller Microcop Fungicide; Nutri-Sperse Copper 50; Phyto-bordeaux; Sa-50 Brand Neutral Copper Fungicide; TOP Cop tri basic; TBC5 53; Tennessee Brand Tri-Basic Copper Sulfate; TNCS 53; Tri-basic Copper Fungicide; Tribasic copper sulfate; Tribasic copper sulfate monohydrate; [ChemIDplus] UN2775

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Green or aqua colored solid; Insoluble in water; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as an agricultural fungicide/bacteriocide, a plant micronutrient, and an anti-parasitic drug in sheep; [HSDB]

Comments

Corrosive to eyes; [HSDB] See "Copper sulfate." See "Copper."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

1 mg/m3, as Cu

PEL (OSHA)

1 mg/m3, as Cu

MAK

0.01 mg/m3, respirable fraction (Cu, inorganic cmpnds)

IDLH (NIOSH)

100 mg/m3, as Cu

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Copper based pesticide, solid, toxic."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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