State the chemical formula of blue vitriol


The blue vitriol is also known as the Cu(II) sulphate pentahydrate or crystalline copper sulphate. 

The chemical formula for blue vitriol is CuSO4.5H2O.

Applications of blue vitriol:

  • Used as a herbicide and a fungicide.
  • It is used as an analytical reagent.
  • It is used as battery electrolytes.
  • Used as a mordant during a vegetable dyeing process.

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