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- 030-000-385 Ferrous Sulfate (FeSO4·7H2O)
030-000-385 Ferrous Sulfate (FeSO4·7H2O)
|Synonym||Ferrous sulfate heptahydrate, Iron(II) sulfate heptahydrate|
|Chemical Formula||FeSO4 · 7H2O|
|Appearance||Greenish-blue crystalline powder|
|Package||Net Weight: 25kg/Bag|
|Packaging||Packed with polyethylene plastic bag as the inner liner and compound plastic woven bag as the outer layer.|
|Storage||Store in cool & dry places.|
Related products: Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate, Sodium Sulfate, Magnesium Sulfate
Ferrous Sulfate Introduction
Ferrous Sulfate is a kind of greenish-blue crystalline powder with a chemical formula of FeSO4 · 7H2O. It is odorless and easily soluble in water but insoluble in ethanol. It will be weathered in dry air and easily oxidized to brown basic iron sulfate in moist air.
Ferrous sulfate is the sulfate salt of the divalent cation form of iron. It is an essential body mineral, that is commonly used in the treatment of iron deficiency anemia. Ferrous Sulfate is used as a nutritional supplement (iron fortifier), and fruit and vegetable coloring agent.
Ferrous Sulfate Specification
|Lead (Pb), mg/kg ≤||2|
|Mercury (Hg), mg/kg ≤||1|
|Acid Insoluble (Dried), w% ≤||0.05|
Ferrous Sulfate Application
Ferrous Sulfate is used as a nutritional supplement (iron fortifier), and fruit and vegetable coloring agent.
Ferrous sulfate (or sulphate) is a medicine used to treat and prevent iron deficiency anaemia. Iron helps the body to make healthy red blood cells, which carry oxygen around the body. Some things such as blood loss, pregnancy or too little iron in your diet can make your iron supply drop too low, leading to anaemia.