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Cobalt Sulfate

CoSO4
CAS 10124-43-3


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CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No IUPAC Name Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
CoSO4 10124-43-3 29291995 24965 MFCD00149657 233-334-2 cobalt(2+) sulfate N/A [Co+2].[O-]S([O-])(=O)=O InChI=1S/Co.H2O4S/c;1-5(2,3)4/h;(H2,1,2,3,4)/q+2;/p-2 KTVIXTQDYHMGHF-UHFFFAOYSA-L

PROPERTIES Compound Formula Mol. Wt. Appearance Melting Point Boiling Point Density Exact Mass Monoisotopic Mass Charge MSDS
CoSO4 90.9982 Powder 1,195° C
(2,183° F)
N/A 5.45 g/cm3 90.905271 90.905273 Da 0 Safety Data Sheet

Sulfate IonCobalt Sulfate is a moderately water and acid soluble Cobalt source for uses compatible with sulfates.Sulfate compounds are salts or esters of sulfuric acid formed by replacing one or both of the hydrogens with a metal. Most metal sulfate compounds are readily soluble in water for uses such as water treatment, unlike fluorides and oxides which tend to be insoluble. Organometallic forms are soluble in organic solutions and sometimes in both aqueous and organic solutions. Metallic ions can also be dispersed utilizing suspended or coated nanoparticles and deposited utilizing sputtering targets and evaporation materials for uses such as solar cells and fuel cells. Cobalt Sulfate is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Cobalt (Co) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolCobalt (atomic symbol: Co, atomic number: 27) is a Block D, Group 9, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 58.933195. Cobalt Bohr Model The number of electrons in each of cobalt's shells is 2, 8, 15, 2 and its electron configuration is [Ar] 3d7 4s2The cobalt atom has a radius of 125 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 192 pm. Cobalt was first discovered by George Brandt in 1732. In its elemental form, cobalt has a lustrous gray appearance. Cobalt is found in cobaltite, erythrite, glaucodot and skutterudite ores. Elemental Cobalt Cobalt produces brilliant blue pigments which have been used since ancient times to color paint and glass. Cobalt is a ferromagnetic metal and is used primarily in the production of magnetic and high-strength superalloys. Co-60, a commercially important radioisotope, is useful as a radioactive tracer and gamma ray source. The origin of the word Cobalt comes from the German word "Kobalt" or "Kobold," which translates as "goblin," "elf" or "evil spirit." For more information on cobalt, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of cobalt products, visit the Cobalt element page.

Sulfur Bohr ModelSulfur (S) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolSulfur or Sulphur (atomic symbol: S, atomic number: 16) is a Block P, Group 16, Period 3 element with an atomic radius of 32.066. The number of electrons in each of Sulfur's shells is 2, 8, 6 and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s2 3p4. In its elemental form, sulfur has a light yellow appearance. The sulfur atom has a covalent radius of 105 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 180 pm. In nature, sulfur can be found in hot springs, meteorites, volcanoes, and as galena, gypsum, and epsom salts. Sulfur has been known since ancient times but was not accepted as an element until 1777, when Antoine Lavoisier helped to convince the scientific community that it was an element and not a compound. For more information on sulfur, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of sulfur products, visit the Sulfur element page.


HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Material Safety Data Sheet MSDS
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H302-H317-H334-H341-H350i-H360F-H410
Hazard Codes T,N
Risk Codes 49-22-42/43-50/53
Safety Precautions 53-22-45-60-61
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 3077 9/PG 3
WGK Germany 3
Globally Harmonized System of
Classification and Labelling (GHS)
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard Environment-Hazardous to the aquatic environment    

COBALT SULFATE SYNONYMS
Cobaltous sulfate; Cobalt(2+) sulfate; Sulphuric acid, cobalt(2+) salt (1:1); Cobalt Brown; Cobalt(II) sulfate; Cobalt monosulfate;

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PACKAGING SPECIFICATIONS FOR BULK & RESEARCH QUANTITIES
Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes.


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Recent Research & Development for Cobalt

  • Nickel cobalt oxide hollow nanosponges as advanced electrocatalysts for the oxygen evolution reaction. Zhu C, Wen D, Leubner S, Oschatz M, Liu W, Holzschuh M, Simon F, Kaskel S, Eychmüller A. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015 Apr 9. : Chem Commun (Camb)
  • In-Situ Formation of Hollow Hybrids Composed of Cobalt Sulfides Embedded within Porous Carbon Polyhedra/Carbon Nanotubes for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries. Wu R, Wang DP, Rui X, Liu B, Zhou K, Law AW, Yan Q, Wei J, Chen Z. Adv Mater. 2015 Apr 9.: Adv Mater
  • Efficient oxygen reduction catalysts formed of cobalt phosphide nanoparticle decorated heteroatom-doped mesoporous carbon nanotubes. Chen K, Huang X, Wan C, Liu H. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015 Apr 9. : Chem Commun (Camb)
  • Rapid prototyping for in vitro knee rig investigations of prosthetized knee biomechanics: comparison with cobalt-chromium alloy implant material. Schröder C, Steinbrück A, Müller T, Woiczinski M, Chevalier Y, Weber P, Müller PE, Jansson V. Biomed Res Int. 2015: Biomed Res Int
  • Cobalt-catalyzed ammonia borane dehydrocoupling and transfer hydrogenation under aerobic conditions. Pagano JK, Stelmach JP, Waterman R. Dalton Trans. 2015 Mar 5.
  • Influence of Bi3+-doping on the magnetic and Mössbauer properties of spinel cobalt ferrite. Gore SK, Mane RS, Naushad M, Jadhav SS, Zate MK, Alothman ZA, Hui BK. Dalton Trans. 2015 Mar 6.
  • Investigation on cobalt-oxide nanoparticles cyto-genotoxicity and inflammatory response in two types of respiratory cells. Cavallo D, Ciervo A, Fresegna AM, Maiello R, Tassone P, Buresti G, Casciardi S, Iavicoli S, Ursini CL. J Appl Toxicol. 2015 Mar 13.
  • Controllable fabrication and magnetic properties of double-shell cobalt oxide hollow particles. Zhang D, Zhu J, Zhang N, Liu T, Chen L, Liu X, Ma R, Zhang H, Qiu G. Sci Rep. 2015 Mar 4
  • N-doped graphitic layer encased cobalt nanoparticles as efficient oxygen reduction catalysts in alkaline media. Han C, Bo X, Zhang Y, Li M, Nsabimana A, Guo L. Nanoscale. 2015 Mar 9.
  • Air- and Water-Resistant Noble Metal Coated Ferromagnetic Cobalt Nanorods. Lentijo-Mozo S, Tan RP, Garcia-Marcelot C, Altantzis T, Fazzini PF, Hungria T, Cormary B, Gallagher JR, Miller JT, Martinez H, Schrittwieser S, Schotter J, Respaud M, Bals S, Tendeloo GV, Gatel C, Soulantica K. ACS Nano. 2015 Mar 9.

Recent Research & Development for Sulfates

  • Efficacy of spinal additives neostigmine and magnesium sulfate on characteristics of subarachnoid block, hemodynamic stability and postoperative pain relief: A randomized clinical trial. Joshi-Khadke S, Khadke VV, Patel SJ, Borse YM, Kelkar KV, Dighe JP, Subhedar RD. Anesth Essays Res. 2015 Jan-Apr: Anesth Essays Res
  • Evidence for an Unrecognized Secondary Anthropogenic Source of Organosulfates and Sulfonates: Gas-Phase Oxidation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Presence of Sulfate Aerosol. Riva M, Tomaz S, Cui T, Lin YH, Perraudin E, Gold A, Stone EA, Villenave E, Surratt JD. Environ Sci Technol. 2015 Apr 16. : Environ Sci Technol
  • Dialysate with high dissolved hydrogen facilitates dissociation of indoxyl sulfate from albumin. Tange Y, Takesawa S, Yoshitake S. Nephrourol Mon. 2015 Feb 25: Nephrourol Mon
  • GAG-ID: Heparan Sulfate and Heparin Glycosaminoglycan High-Throughput Identification Software. Chiu Y, Huang R, Orlando R, Sharp JS. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2015 Apr 17.: Mol Cell Proteomics
  • Heparin/Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycans Glycomic Interactome in Angiogenesis: Biological Implications and Therapeutical Use. Chiodelli P, Bugatti A, Urbinati C, Rusnati M. Molecules. 2015 Apr 10: Molecules
  • The many roles of mellitic acid during barium sulfate crystallization. Boon MP, Freeman S, Ogden MI, Oliveira A, Richmond WR, Skelton BW, Jones F. Faraday Discuss. 2015 Apr 16. : Faraday Discuss
  • A new vanadium sulfate with ferrimagnetic and NLO properties constructed from novel discrete umbrella-like [VV3-O)4VIV4O5(SO4)4(en)]5- anions. Zhou S, Wan H, Hu G, Zhang Y, Liu Y, Miao H, Zhu D, Xu Y. Dalton Trans. 2015 Apr 14. : Dalton Trans
  • The interaction of human papillomavirus type 16 particles with heparan sulfate and syndecan-1 molecules in the keratinocyte extracellular matrix plays an active role in infection. Surviladze Z, Sterk RT, Ozbun MA. J Gen Virol. 2015 Apr 14.: J Gen Virol
  • Dominance of sulfur-fueled iron oxide reduction in low-sulfate freshwater sediments. Hansel CM, Lentini CJ, Tang Y, Johnston DT, Wankel SD, Jardine PM. ISME J. 2015 Apr 14.: ISME J
  • Strawberry Phytochemicals Inhibit Azoxymethane/Dextran Sodium Sulfate-Induced Colorectal Carcinogenesis in Crj: CD-1 Mice. Shi N, Clinton SK, Liu Z, Wang Y, Riedl KM, Schwartz SJ, Zhang X, Pan Z, Chen T. Nutrients. 2015 Mar 10