Cupric Oxide


Cupric Oxide (CuO)

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

Copper oxide has many uses including pigments, ceramics, catalysts, enamels and more. American Chemet Corporation offers various grades of cupric oxide to meet customer and application requirements. Chemet offers cupric oxides of various particle size, chemistry, and physical properties.

More of American Chemet's Cupric Oxide applications include:

  • 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