phosphorus pentoxide


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phosphorus pentoxide

n
(Elements & Compounds) a white odourless solid produced when phosphorus burns: has a strong affinity for water with which it forms phosphoric acids. Formula: P2O5 (commonly existing as the dimer P4O10). Also called: phosphoric anhydride
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Tenders are invited for Supply Of Phosphorus Pentoxide For Sbulc
All the chemicals and solvents used were of analytical grade; Styrene, Benzoyl Peroxid, Polyvinyl alcohol water, 5% NaOH solution, Nitrogen gas, 98% H2SO4, Phosphorus Pentoxide (P2O5), Poly(styrene), Cyclohexane, Crushed ice, Ammonia(aq), Hydrochloric Acid, Salts of metals (NiSO47H2O, CaSO42H2O, ZnSO47H2O, CuSO45H2O) were procured from Merck/BDH company.
With this, JPMC will be able to export its DAP (diammonium phosphate) fertiliser, potash and phosphorus pentoxide and also import needed raw materials, he added, noting that the works will take 22 months.