Copper Sulfate PentahydrateThis page contains information on Copper Sulfate Pentahydrate for veterinary use.
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- Copper Sulfate Pentahydrate Indications
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Copper Sulfate PentahydrateThis treatment applies to the following species:
GHS LABELING AND CLASSIFICATION:
Classification of the substance or mixture according to 29CFR 1910.1200 and Regulation (EC) No1272/2008, Directive 67/548/EEC and subsequent Directives
Acute Oral Toxicity Category 4
Skin Irritant Category 2
Eye Irritant Category 2A
Acute Aquatic Toxicity Category 1
Chronic Aquatic Toxicity Category 1
INGREDIENTS CONTRIBUTING TO HAZARDS:
Copper Sulphate Pentahydrate
SIGNAL WORD: Warning!
H302: May be harmful if swallowed
H315: Causes skin irritation
H319: Causes serious eye irritation
H400: Very toxic to aquatic life
H410: Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects
P261: Avoid breathing fume/mist/vapors/spray
P264: Wash skin after handling
P273: Avoid release to the environment
P281: Use personal protective equipment as required
StorageStore in closed containers in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from heat sources and reducing agents. Use good housekeeping practices to prevent dust accumulation.
SPILL/LEAK: Stop the flow of material, if this can be done safety. Contain discharged material. Ventilate area of leak or spill. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment. Sweep up and containerize for reclamation or disposal. Vacuuming or wet sweeping may be used to avoid dust dispersal. Dispose of in accordance with U.S. Federal, State, and local hazardous waste disposal regulations and those of Canada and its Provinces, those of Australia, Japan and EU Member States
EYE CONTACT: If product enters the eyes, open eyes while under gentle running water for at least 15 minutes. Seek immediate medical attention if irritation persists.
SKIN CONTACT: Wash skin thoroughly after handling. Seek medical attention if irritation develops and persists.
INHALATION: If breathing becomes difficult, remove victim to fresh air. If necessary, use artificial respiration to support vital functions. Seek medical attention.
INGESTION: If product is swallowed, call physician or poison control center for most current information. If professional advice is not available, do not induce vomiting. Never induce vomiting or give diluents (milk or water) to someone who is unconscious, having convulsions, or who cannot swallow. Seek medical advice.
CANADIAN WHMIS CLASSIFICATION and SYMBOLS:
Complies with WHIMS 2015
PROPER SHIPPING NAME:
Domestic U.S. (Land, D.O.T.)
PROPER SHIPPING NAME: Environmentally Hazardous Substance, solid, n.o.s. (Cupric Sulfate)
HAZARD CLASS NUMBER and DESCRIPTION: Class 9
UN IDENTIFICATION NUMBER: UN3077
PACKING GROUP: PGIII
DOT LABEL(S) REQUIRED: Environmentally Hazardous Substance
International Air transport Association (IATA) - Regulated Material
International Maritime Organization (IMO) - Regulated Material
Copper Sulfate Pentahydrate
500 mg/kg maximum
30 mg/kg maximum
10 mg/kg maximum
NOT FOR PESTICIDE OR MEDICINAL USES
RQ, ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, SOLID, N.O.S. (CUPRIC SULFATE), 9, UN3077, III
C.A.S. NUMBER 7758-99-8
EMERGENCY PHONE (800) 567-7455
TERRAPURE ENVIRONMENTAL- 24/7
FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE MSDS
For Use as a Feed Additive: Fondel Copper Sulfate is a valuable source of dietary copper in mixed feeds for agricultural animals. As the addition rates of Copper Sulfate can vary for different animals in different states and provinces, consult with an animal nutritionist for direction before using as a trace mineral in animal feed premixes.
CAUTION: Sheep have a low tolerance for copper. Concentrations beneficial to other animals have been shown to be toxic to sheep. Use extreme caution when adding to feeds intended for sheep.
For Use as a Fertilizer Additive: Fondel Copper Sulfate is a valuable copper supplement in mixed fertilizers and soil conditioners. Consult your State or Provincial Department of Agriculture for guidance in preparing dosages and formulas.
For Use as an Industrial Chemical: Fondel Copper Sulfate can be used in many non-pesticide industrial applications, such as a froth flotation activator for zinc and lead ores, in electroplating and electroless plating of metals and plastics, as a raw material for chemical reagents and copper salts, as a battery electrolyte, metal marking inks and anti-rust formulations. Fondel Copper Sulfate may also be used as a mordant in the textile and leather industries, as an ingredient in pigments and as a coloring agent in fireworks and fire logs.
For Use as a Footbath for Cattle: Fondel Copper Sulfate can be used in a 2% to 5% solution (by weight) with immersion lasting between 5 and 20 minutes, once or twice daily, for a period as prescribed by your veterinarian. Know the volume of the hoof bath and calculate the amount of Copper Sulfate carefully. Do not give in to the temptation of using more Copper Sulfate than what is recommended by your veterinarian. By placing a clean water bath in front of the treatment bath, animals will clean their hooves to some extent and keep the treatment bath cleaner, longer. Hoof baths should only be part of an overall hoof health program that includes proper nutrition, regular hoof trimming and hoof injury prevention. Keep animals out of wet, muddy or stony areas where their hooves can soften and be injured.
IMPORTANT: Animals should not drink the Copper Sulfate solution from the hoof bath nor eat the Copper Sulfate crystal as Copper Sulfate is highly toxic. CAUTION: Sheep have a low tolerance for copper. Use extreme caution when using Copper Sulphate in hoof baths, especially for sheep.
MANUFACTURER’S NAME: FONDEL CHEMICALS LIMITED, 9365 County Road 91, Duntroon, ON L0M 1H0
TERRAPURE ENVIRONMENTAL 24/7
(905) 878-8432 (For product information)
PRODUCT OF CANADA
PACKAGED BY VANASTRA PACKAGING - FDA FACILITY REGISTRATION NO. 14401016034
5H3225/S/1 6/CW52001 63 P1:02
9365 COUNTY ROAD 91, DUNTROON, ON, L0M 1H0
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