ferrous sulfate

French: sulfate ferreux (n.m.)Russian: сульфат железа


Status: ISO 765
IUPAC: iron(II) sulfate
or
iron(2+) sulfate
or
ferrous sulfate
CAS: sulfuric acid iron(2+) salt (1:1)
Reg. No.: 7720-78-7
Formula: FeO4S
Activity: herbicides (inorganic herbicides)
Notes: This substance is considered by the International Organization for Standardization not to require a common name.
The degree of hydration should be specified, for example ferrous sulfate heptahydrate [7782-63-0].
The parent acid is also considered not to require a common name, see sulfuric acid [7664-93-9].
In ISO 765-1976, the name given is “ferrous sulphate”, but ISO now requires the “f” spelling for sulfur and its compounds.
Structure: Structural formula of ferrous sulfate
Pronunciation: fěr-as sǔl-fāt  Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: BAUYGSIQEAFULO-UHFFFAOYSA-L
InChI: InChI=1S/Fe.H2O4S/c;1-5(2,3)4/h;(H2,1,2,3,4)/q+2;/p-2

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names