Melting #2 : Copper (II) Sulfate (Confusion)

Originally posted on Danupon Drake:
Melting #2: Copper (II) Sulfate (Confusion) The last time we melted sulfur, and it was really fun (except for cleaning the test tube). Now let’s melt something else, what about Copper Sulfate? Copper (II) sulfate is the inorganic compound with the chemical formula CuSO4. Older names for this compound include blue vitriol, bluestone, vitriol of copper, and Roman vitriol. The…