Copper Oxide Powder        



  • Product name: Copper Oxide Rods
  • Chemical formula: CuO
  • CAS number: 1317-38-0
  • Molar mass: 79.545 g·mol
  • Appearance: Black to brown powder
  • Density: 6.315 g/cm3
  • Melting point: 1.326 ℃ (2,419 °F; 1,599 K)
  • Solubility in water: insoluble
  • Solubility: soluble in ammonium chloride, potassium cyanide; insoluble in alcohol, ammonium hydroxide, ammonium carbonate.
  • Magnetic susceptibility (χ): +238.9·10−6 cm3/mol


Copper oxide powder is used in a vast of areas, for instance:

1) in the production of copper salts; 
2) as raw material of wood preservatives; 
3) used as a pigment in ceramics to produce blue, red, and green, and sometimes gray, pink, or black glazes; 
4) used as a dietary supplement in animal feed; 
5) used to safely dispose of hazardous materials such as cyanide, hydrocarbons, halogenated hydrocarbons and dioxins, through oxidation; 
6) used in making crude oil desulfurizer, battery cells, pesticide, Catalyst, etc.