Nickel Sulphate is an inorganic compound having chemical formula NiSO4 with molar mass of 154.75 g/mol in anhydrous form. It can be industrially produced by dissolution of nickel metal or oxides in H2SO4. This compound is most commonly utilized in laboratories for polyhistidine tagging and various biochemistry & molecular biology applications. Nickel Sulphate is also utilized in electroplating and as a chemical intermediate for synthesis of nickel compounds.
Appears as blue colored crystals in hexahydrate form
Odorless in nature
Soluble in water