Chemical Identification :
Chemical Formula : NiSO4·6H2O
Molecular Weight : 262.85
CAS No. : 10101-97-0
Parameters Average Chemical Analysis
Physical appearance : Greenish, hygroscopic crystals.
Nickel hexahydrate : 98.5 % min. (22% as Ni)
Water insoluble : 0.05 % max.
pH (5% W/V solution) : 5.0 – 5.5
Nickel Sulphate has major uses as following:
Electroplating (Nickel Coatings). Sanitary Fittings. Organic synthesis, catalyst in painting production. Nickel-cadmium battery.
Raw material of nickel salt for coloring of metals and additives of reduction dye.
Packing & Storage:
Supplied in packing of 25kg corrugated carton (5 x 5kg in polyethylene pack sealed with double plastic bags.)
Keep container closed and dry, in cool place, and protect from physical damage.
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and breathing dust.
Remove the victim to fresh air; if breathing is difficult.
Use safety goggles and rubber gloves.