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Aluminium Sulfate


Ph. Eur.

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Astringent agent


Chemical Names

Aluminium Sulfate (anhydrous)

Aluminium Sulphate (anhydrous)

Dialuminiumtrisulfat (IUPAC)

Sulfuric acid, aluminium salt 3:2

Foreign Names

  • Aluminii sulfas (Latin)
  • Aluminiumsulfat (German)
  • Aluminium, sulfate d' (French)

Generic Names

  • Aluminium sulfuricum (IS)
  • Aluminium Sulphate (IS)
  • Aluminium trisulfate (IS)
  • Aluminum Sulfate (IS)
  • Aluminum Sulphate (IS)
  • Alunogenite (IS)
  • Dialuminium sulfate (IS)
  • Dialuminium sulphate (IS)
  • Dialuminium trisulfate (IS)
  • E520 (IS)
  • Nalco 7530 (IS)
  • Sulfatodialuminium disulfate (IS)
  • Sulfuric acid, aluminium salt (IS)
  • UNII-17T908772F (IS)
  • Aluminii sulfas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Aluminium Sulfate (PH: BP 2016)
  • Aluminum Sulfate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)

Brand Names


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia

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