What is Zinc Sulfate?

Zinc Sulfate is an industrial chemical made up of the elements zinc, sulfur, and oxygen. Zinc Sulfate is also known as White vitriol. It is a subtly water soluble, white, crystalline powder with the chemical formula ZnSO4. The chemical comes in the form Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate 98% and Zinc Sulfate Heptahydrate 99%. This chemical has many industrial uses but primarily it is used in fertilizers and pesticides in the agricultural industry.

Zinc Sulfate crystalline powder

Zinc Sulfate Uses

Zinc Sulfate is an extremely useful chemical. It is an industrial chemical most popularly used in the agricultural industry. Its uses are:

  • Zinc Sulfate is used in fertilizers, pesticides, and fungicides.
  • It is used for making various adhesives and binding agents.
  • It is used in the process of zinc electroplating.
  • It is used in the raising and farming of animals and growing crops.
  • It is used for the manufacturing of cleaning products such as laundry detergents, soaps, de-greasers, and spot removers.
  • It is used as coagulating, floatation, and foaming agent.
  • It is used for the surface treatment of metals.
  • It is used for mining in the mining industry.
  • It is used as a modifier in paints.
  • It is used in the making of personal care products such as shampoos, perfumes, cosmetics, lotion, and toothpastes.
  • It is also used as an accelerator, activator, and oxidizing and reducing agent.

Is Zinc Sulfate Safe?

Zinc Sulfate is unsafe because the chemical is toxic. Exposure to this chemical can have acute health effects. According to the MSDS of Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate 98% and MSDS of Zinc Sulfate Heptahydrate 99%, it can cause serious eye and skin irritation. It is hazardous in case of inhalation. Excessive ingestion can cause acute stomach distress with nausea and vomiting. Proper storage and disposal of Zinc Sulfate needs to be taken into consideration in order to avoid any unwanted effects.

Zinc Sulfate Heptahydrate 99% in powdered form

How is Zinc Sulfate Made?

Industrially, Zinc Sulfate is made by:

  • The reaction of zinc metal with aqueous sulfuric acid
  • By treating highly pure zinc oxide with sulfuric acid

Where to Buy Zinc Sulfate in Bulk?

You may be able to find small quantities of Zinc Sulfate in your area. However, in order to buy large quantities of Zinc Sulfate, it is preferable to import directly from the manufacturers. They can issue certifications and provide cost savings which is better than buying the chemical in small quantities locally or from a distributor.

If you require bulk quantities of this chemical, you can buy Zinc Sulfate on our website or contact us for further details.

Zinc Sulfate powder in bulk

Which Countries Manufacture Zinc Sulfate in Bulk?

The consumption of Zinc Sulfate has increased dramatically across the world, especially in the developing countries. Therefore, its huge demand has led to a surge in companies that produce it. The main producers of Zinc Sulfate are:

  • China
  • Malaysia
  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • South Africa

How is Zinc Sulfate Exported?

Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate 98% is shipped in:

  • 25kg bags
  • 50kg bags

Zinc Sulfate Heptahydrate 99% is shipped in:

  • 25kg weight capacity per bag
  • 50kg weight capacity per bag

Zinc Sulfate ready to be shipped!

What is the Latest Zinc Sulfate Price?

As Zinc Sulfate is a commodity product, the price usually changes depending on the price of raw materials, logistics and other related industrial inputs such as labor and taxes. In order to get the latest price of Zinc Sulfate, please contact us and we will provide a quotation right up to your country.

Where to Buy Zinc Sulfate?

Here at Camachem we have Zinc Sulfate for sale. We export worldwide, so you can contact us for a FREE quotation via email address [email protected] or send a message on WhatsApp for a fast response at +86-131-2037-9271.