Cupric Oxide


Cupric Oxide (CuO)

American Chemet Corporation offers various grades of cupric oxide to meet customer and application requirements.  American Chemet offers cupric oxides of various particle size, chemistry, and physical properties. 

Cupric Oxide is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula CuO. Mainly used in wood preservatives, ceramics, and mineral supplements for animal feed. 

American Chemet's Cupric Oxide applications include but are not limited to:

  • Colorant in glass, ceramics glazes and enamels
  • As a catalyst and in catalyst preparation
  • Ferrite production
  • Wood treatment chemicals
  • Copper plating
  • Mineral supplement for animal diets
  • Preparation of other copper chemicals