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Copper (II) sulfate, pentahydrate (1:1:5)

RTECS #: GL8900000

CAS #: 7758-99-8


UPDATE: February 2009 MW: 249.70 MF: O4SCu5H2O


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. MUTATION DATA:
  3. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  4. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  5. REVIEWS:
  6. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  7. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  8. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  9. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Blue copper AS
  2. Copper sulphate pentahydrate
  3. Copper (2+) sulfate pentahydrate
  4. Copper (II) sulfate pentahydrate
  5. Cupric sulfate pentahydrate
  6. Kupfersulfat - pentahydrat (German)
  1. Kupfervitriol (German)
  2. Salzburg vitriol
  3. Sulfuric acid copper (2+) salt (1:1) , pentahydrate (8CI,9CI)
  4. Sulfuric acid, copper (2+) salt, pentahydrate
  5. Vencedor


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
cytogenetic analysis oral
chicken
10 mg/kg MUREAV 367,57,1996
cytogenetic analysis intraperitoneal
chicken
7,500 g/kg MUREAV 367,57,1996
cytogenetic analysis intraperitoneal
mouse
1,100 g/kg MUREAV 243,1,1990
cytogenetic analysis rat Ascites tumor 300 mg/kg GANNA2 54,155,1963
DNA inhibition human lymphocyte 76 mol/L IAAAAM 79,83,1986
unscheduled DNA synthesis rat liver 31 mol/L CBTOE2 5,15,1989
micronucleus test intraperitoneal
chicken
7,500 g/kg MUREAV 367,57,1996
micronucleus test oral
chicken
10 mg/kg MUREAV 367,57,1996
micronucleus test intraperitoneal
mouse
5 mg/kg CYTOAN 52,801,1987
sperm morphology intraperitoneal
mouse
5 mg/kg/5 day- intermittent CYTOAN 52,801,1987


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
intraperitoneal
mammal (species unspecified)
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 7,500 g/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Gastrointestinal: Changes in structure or function of salivary glands

Gastrointestinal: Nausea or vomiting
JANSAG 55,337,1982
intraperitoneal
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 33 mg/kg N/R BCPCA6 14,289,1965
intraperitoneal
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 18,700 g/kg N/R GISAAA 53(4),78,1988
oral
wild bird
lowest published lethal dose: 300 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Coma

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
AUVJA2 16,147,1940
oral
chicken
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 693 mg/kg N/R VCVN1* -,67,1998
oral
duck
lowest published lethal dose: 600 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Coma

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
AUVJA2 16,147,1940
oral
dog
lowest published lethal dose: 60 mg/kg N/R HBAMAK 4,1289,1935
oral
dog
lowest published toxic dose: 20 mg/kg Gastrointestinal: Nausea or vomiting JPETAB 292,1002,2000
oral
domestic animal
lowest published lethal dose: 5 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea

Blood: Hemorrhage
JCVPAR 82,47,1972
oral
human
lowest published toxic dose: 272 mg/kg Liver: Other changes

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Other changes

Blood: Other hemolysis with or without anemia
IPRAA8 18,807,1965
oral
human
lowest published lethal dose: 1,088 mg/kg Behavioral: Coma

Liver: Other changes

Blood: Other hemolysis with or without anemia
IPRAA8 18,807,1965
oral
mammal (species unspecified)
lowest published toxic dose: 100 mg/kg Gastrointestinal: Nausea or vomiting EJPHAZ 453,299,2002
oral
man
lowest published toxic dose: 429 mg/kg Behavioral: Sleep

Vascular: BP lowering not characterized in autonomic section

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Body temperature decrease
YAKUD5 41,193,1999
oral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 43 mg/kg N/R VCVN1* -,67,1998
oral
pigeon
lowest published lethal dose: 1 gm/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Coma

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
AUVJA2 16,147,1940
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 300 mg/kg N/R VCVN1* -,67,1998
subcutaneous
guinea pig
lowest published lethal dose: 62 mg/kg Autonomic Nervous System: Other (direct) parasympathomimetic

Behavioral: Coma

Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea
BMJOAE 2,217,1913
skin
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): >2 gm/kg N/R NNGADV 18,S161,1993
unreported route
man
lowest published lethal dose: 221 mg/kg N/R 85DCAI 2,73,1970


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
intravenous
mammal (species unspecified)
lowest published toxic dose: 190 mg/kg/95 day- intermittent Behavioral: Food intake (animal)

Behavioral: Muscle weakness

Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field
JCVPAR 108,191,1993
oral
mammal (species unspecified)
lowest published toxic dose: 1 gm/kg/5 day- intermittent Behavioral: Food intake (animal)

Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea

Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field
JCVPAR 108,191,1993
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 3,390 mg/kg/2 week- continuous Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain

Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field
NTPTR* NIH-93-3352
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 67 gm/kg/13 week- continuous Liver: Changes in liver weight NTPTR* NIH-93-3352
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 1,427 mg/kg/1 year- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Blood: Other changes

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Changes in: Fe
KHZDAN 30(3),34,1987
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 2,625 mg/kg/2 week- continuous Behavioral: Fluid intake

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
NTPTR* NIH-93-3352
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 24 gm/kg/13 week- continuous Gastrointestinal: Other changes

Blood: Pigmented or nucleated red blood cells

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Transaminases
NTPTR* NIH-93-3352
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 10 gm/kg/5 day/4 week- intermittent Liver: Liver function tests impaired VHTODE 42,261,2000
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 5 gm/kg/5 day/2 week- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Blood: Other changes
VHTODE 42,261,2000
subcutaneous
turkey
lowest published toxic dose: 100 mg/kg/14 week- intermittent Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea

Liver: Other changes

Blood: Other changes
PSEBAA 128,627,1968


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
FEREAC 71,46106,2006


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1988 PESTICIDE SUBJECT TO REGISTRATION OR RE-REGISTRATION FEREAC 54,7740,1989
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1998 STATUS OF PESTICIDES: Supported RBREV* -,105,1998
Occupational Exposure Limit - ARAB Republic of Egypt time-weighted average 0.1 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 1 mg(Cu)/m3 (dust), JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 0.2 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - HUNGARY time-weighted average 1 mg(Cu)/m3, short term exposure limit 4 mg(Cu)/m3, SEP2000
Occupational Exposure Limit - INDIA time-weighted average 0.2 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE PHILIPPINES time-weighted average 1.0 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - POLAND MAC(time-weighted average) 0.1 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - RUSSIA short term exposure limit 0.5 ppm (1 mg(Cu)/m3) (dust), JUN2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWEDEN time-weighted average 1 mg(Cu)/m3;
time-weighted average 0.2 mg(Cu)/m3 (resp. dust), JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - THAILAND time-weighted average 1 mg(Cu)/m3, JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - THAILAND time-weighted average 0.1 mg(Cu)/m3 (fume), JAN1993


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X5421;
Number of Industries 13;
Total Number of Facilities 979;
Number of Occupations 21;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 10,821;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 3,606


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

NTP Toxicity studies, RPT# TOX-29, October 2000


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

85DCAI "Poisoning; Toxicology, Symptoms, Treatments," 2nd ed., Arena, J.M., Springfield, IL, C.C. Thomas, 1970
AUVJA2 Australian Veterinary Journal. (Australian Veterinary Assoc., Executive Director, 134-136 Hampden Road, Artarmon, N.S.W., Australia) V.2- 1927-
BCPCA6 Biochemical Pharmacology. (Pergamon Press Inc., Maxwell House, Fairview Park, Elmsford, NY 10523) V.1- 1958-
BMJOAE British Medical Journal. (British Medical Assoc., BMA House, Tavistock Sq., London WC1H 9JR, UK) V.1- 1857-
CBTOE2 Cell Biology and Toxicology. (Princeton Scientific Pub., Inc., 301 N. Harrison St., CN 5279, Princeton, NJ 08540) V.1- 1984-
CYTOAN Cytologia. (Japan Pub. Trading Co. (USA), 1255 Howard St., San Francisco, CA 94103) V.1- 1929-
EJPHAZ European Journal of Pharmacology. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1967-
FEREAC Federal Register. (U.S. Government Printing Office, Supt. of Documents, Washington, DC 20402) V.1- 1936-
GANNA2 Gann. Japanese Journal of Cancer Research. (Tokyo, Japan) V.1-75, 1907-84. For publisher information, see JJCREP.
GISAAA Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. (V/O Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga, 113095 Moscow, USSR) V.1- 1936-
HBAMAK "Abdernalden's Handbuch der Biologischen Arbeitsmethoden." (Leipzig, Ger. Dem. Rep.)
IAAAAM International Archives of Allergy and Applied Immunology. (S. Karger Pub., Inc., 79 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10003) V.1- 1950-
IPRAA8 Indian Practitioner. (Sassoon Bldg., III Floor, 143 M. G. Rd., Bombay 400 023, India) V.1- 1947/48-
JANSAG Journal of Animal Science. (American Soc. of Animal Science, 309 W. Clark St., Champaign, IL 61820) V.1- 1942-
JCVPAR Journal of Comparative Pathology. (Academic Press, Inc., 1 E. First St., Duluth, MN 55802) V.75- 1965-
JPETAB Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. (Williams & Wilkins Co., 428 E. Preston St., Baltimore, MD 21202) V.1- 1909/10-
KHZDAN Khigiena i Zdraveopazvane. Hygiene and Sanitation. (Hemus, Blvd. Russki 6, Sofia, Bulgaria) V.9- 1966-
MUREAV Mutation Research. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1964-
NNGADV Nippon Noyaku Gakkaishi. Journal of the Pesticide Science Society of Japan. (Nippon Noyaku Gakkai, 1-43-11, Komagome, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 170, Japan) V.1- 1976-
NTPTR* National Toxicology Program Technical Report Series. (Research Triangle Park, NC 27709) No.206-
PSEBAA Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. (Academic Press, Inc., 1 E. First St., Duluth, MN 55802) V.1- 1903/04-
RBREV* Status of Pesticides in Registration, Reregistration, and Special Review (Rainbow Report), Special Review and Reregistration Division Office of Pesticide Programs U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 401 M. Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20460, Spring 1998
VCVN1* "Vrednie chemichescie veshestva. Neorganicheskie soedinenia elementov I-IV groopp" (Hazardous substances. Inornanic substances containing I-IV group elements), Filov V.A., Chimia, 1988.
VHTODE Veterinary and Human Toxicology. (American College of Veterinary and Comparative Toxicology, Publication Office, Comparative Toxicology, Manhattan, KS 66506) V.19- 1977-
YAKUD5 Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. (Yakugyo Jihosha, Inaoka Bldg., 2-36 Jinbo-cho, Kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101, Japan) V.1- 1959-

Used as intermediate and wood preservative, also used in production of copper compounds

NIOSH PROFILE (COPPER and COMPOUNDS), SRC, 3/82

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