Ammonium Phosphate is a mineral fertilizer with a high nitrogen and phosphorus content. It acts as a source of essential nutrients for plants, promoting healthy growth and increased yield. With its balanced formula, it can improve soil quality and support root development. Perfect for use in agriculture, gardening, and horticulture.
Other Names: Ammonium phosphate dibasic, Diammonium phosphate
CAS Number: 7783-28-0
Chemical Formula: (NH₄)₂HPO₄ , H9N2O4P
Average Molar Mass: 149.09 g/mol
Density: Approximately 1.619 g/cm³
Appearance: White crystalline powder or granules
Odor: Ammonia odour
Applications and Uses:
Commonly used as a fertilizer in agriculture due to its high phosphorus content.
Applied in the food industry as a leavening agent in baking powder.
Utilized as a flame retardant in various materials.
Functions as a component in fire extinguishing agents.
Employed in laboratory settings for chemical reactions and as a nutrient in microbiological media.
Storage and Handling Guidelines:
Store in a cool, dry place away from incompatible materials.
Keep containers tightly closed to prevent moisture absorption.
Protect from exposure to air and humidity.
Implement measures to avoid spills and contamination.
Handle with care to avoid skin and eye contact.
Use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), including gloves and eye protection.
Avoid inhalation of dust. In case of contact with eyes or skin, rinse thoroughly with water.
Follow recommended guidelines for safe handling, storage, and disposal.
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