CHARACTERISTICS

  • Its other name is copper carbonate basic, cupric carbonate, artificial malachite and mineral green
  • It is present in the form of green colored powder

SOLUBILITY

  • It is soluble in acidic solutions, insoluble in water

DENSITY

  • 3.7 to 4

SOURCE

  • It is prepared by mixing copper sulfate and sodium carbonate  

GRADES

  • Technical, CP

HAZARDS

  • Poisonous

USES

  • It is used in the preparation of
    • Pigments Making
    • In the making of firework products
    • Pesticide
    • Copper salts
    • Cosmetics
  • It is also used to black coloring on brass

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