Monocalcium Phosphate

Monocalcium Phosphate

Product Details:

  • Structural Formula CaH4P2O8
  • Melting Point 109 C (228 F; 382 K)
  • Product Type Monocalcium Phosphate
  • Purity 96%
  • Appearance White powder
  • Grade Technical Grade
  • Physical Form Powder
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Monocalcium Phosphate Product Specifications

  • 96%
  • White powder
  • Monocalcium Phosphate
  • CaH4P2O8
  • 109 C (228 F; 382 K)
  • 7758-23-8
  • Powder
  • Technical Grade

Product Description

Monocalcium Phosphate is also popular with few other names such as acid calcium phosphate, Calcium acid phosphate or simply calcium salt. This white compound is an inorganic substance with chemical formula Ca(H2PO4)2. It can be safely used as a food addictive. Monocalcium Phosphate is a necessary element, which significantly helps in growth, maintenance and repair of body tissues. Similar to calcium phosphorus, this helps in producing DNA, strengthening cells and also in making bone and teeth stronger.  

Product Details of Monocalcium Phosphate : 

  • Product Name : Monocalcium phosphate
  •  IUPAC name : L Calcium dihydrogen phosphate
  • Other names : Acid calcium phosphate, Calcium acid phosphate, Calcium diorthophosphate, Calcium biphosphate, Calcium superphosphate, Monobasic calcium phosphate, Monocalcium orthophosphate, Phosphoric acid, calcium salt
  • CAS Number : 7758-23-8
  • Chemical formula : CaH4P2O8
  • Molar mass : 234.05 g/mol
  • Appearance : White powder
  •  Density : 2.220 g/cm3
  • Melting point : 109 degree C (228 degree F; 382 K)
  • Boiling point : 203 degree C (397 degree F; 476 K) (decomposes)
  •  Solubility in water : 2 g/100 mL
  • Crystal structure : Triclinic

FAQs of Monocalcium Phosphate :

What is Monocalcium Phosphate?
Monocalcium Phosphate is a white, inorganic substance with the chemical formula Ca(H2PO4)2. It is commonly used as a food additive and is a necessary element that helps in the growth, maintenance, and repair of body tissues.

What are some other names for Monocalcium Phosphate?
Monocalcium Phosphate is also known as Acid Calcium Phosphate, Calcium Acid Phosphate, Calcium Diorthophosphate, Calcium Biphosphate, Calcium Superphosphate, Monobasic Calcium Phosphate, Monocalcium Orthophosphate, Phosphoric Acid, Calcium Salt.

What is the chemical formula for Monocalcium Phosphate?
The chemical formula for Monocalcium Phosphate is CaH4P2O8.

What is the appearance of Monocalcium Phosphate?
Monocalcium Phosphate is a white powder.

What is the solubility of Monocalcium Phosphate in water?
The solubility of Monocalcium Phosphate in water is 2 g/100 mL.

What is the crystal structure of Monocalcium Phosphate?
The crystal structure of Monocalcium Phosphate is Triclinic.

Is Monocalcium Phosphate safe to use as a food additive?
Yes, Monocalcium Phosphate is considered safe to use as a food additive.

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