ammonium phosphate

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ammonium phosphate

n.
A phosphate of ammonium, especially (NH4)2HPO4, used as a fire retardant and in fertilizers.

ammo′nium phos′phate


n.
a phosphate of ammonium, esp. N2H9PO4, used as a fertilizer and fire retardant.
[1880–85]
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2) Granular Zn: commercially available Zn-incorporated monoammonium phosphate (MAP) granules (containing 15.
The key types of mineral fertilizers in its product range are monoammonium phosphate (ammophos), diammonium phosphate and compound (NPK) fertilizers: diammophoska, NPK-13-19-19, liquid compound fertilizers and NPS.
The fire-retardant chemicals mostly used for wood products contain boron, phosphorus, phosphoric acid (PA) and its salts, including monoammonium phosphate (MAP) and diammonium phosphate (DAP).
Summary: Moroccan phosphate group "Office Cherifien des phosphates" (OCP) has announced the launch of a major investment program to expand its production of Diammonium Phosphate (DAP)and Monoammonium Phosphate (ADP).
Lombi E, McLaughlin MJ, Johnston C, Armstrong RD, Holloway RE (2004) Mobility and lability of phosphorus from granular and fluid monoammonium phosphate differs in a calcareous soil.
3]), or in 3 percent or 11 percent aqueous solutions of monoammonium phosphate (MAP) (N[H.
Koch Fertilizer, LLC and its affiliates produce, distribute and globally market nitrogen fertilizers, including anhydrous ammonia, urea, nitric acid, UAN solutions, ammonium nitrate solution, ammonium polyphosphate, ammonium thiosulfate, muriate of potash (MOP), Diammonium Phosphate (DAP), Monoammonium Phosphate (MAP) and phosphate compounds.
The 3 P fertilisers were: granular monoammonium phosphate (MAP, 18 : 22 : 0 w/w %) (~3 mm granule diameter), liquid technical grade monoammonium phosphate (TGMAP; 12:26:0 w/w %), and liquid ammonium polyphosphate (APP; 16:23:0 w/w %).
The product manufactured with this technology will be a sulfur-enhanced monoammonium phosphate (MAPS) with a nutrient content of 11 percent nitrogen, 40 percent phosphorus, 0 percent potassium and 12 percent sulfur.
The major phosphatic fertilizers used are diammonium phosphate (DAP), monoammonium phosphate (MAP), superphosphates, and others.
Fertilizer shipments for diammonium phosphate, monoammonium phosphate and potash are well ahead in quarter-over-quarter comparisons of recently released first-quarter results.
Phosphorus chemical products primarily can be divided into two categories: fist category is phosphate fertilizer which is represented by monoammonium phosphate (MAP), Diammonium phosphate (DAP) and calcium hydrophosphate (DCP); another category is phosphoric acid and phosphate including sodium tripolyphosphate (STPP), which are widely applied in industry and fields of agriculture, food and medicine.