ZINC SULFATE is classified as antimicrobial, antiplaque, astringent, oral care. It is produced by treating virtually any zinc containing material (metal, minerals, oxides) with sulfuric acid. it is a moderately water and acid soluble. It has an astringent taste, and is strongly diamagnetic.
INCI Name: Zinc sulphate/White vitriol Goslarite
Physical State: Crystals
pH: 4.4-6 (5% aq soln)
Freezing/Melting Point: 100°C
Decomposition Temperature: > 500°C
Solubility in water: Soluble
Specific Gravity/Density: 3.54 g/cm3 @ 25°C
Zinc sulfate is used to supply zinc in animal feeds, Cosmetic products, fertilizers, toothpaste, and agricultural sprays. Like many zinc compounds, It can be used to control moss growth on roofs. Zinc sulfate can be used to supplement zinc in the brewing process.