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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These exports consist of industrial chemicals such as fertilizers-DAP, triple superphosphate, ammonium phosphate, DCP-dicalcium phosphate, aluminum fluoride, phosphoric acid and cement.
Prices of ammonium phosphate fertilizer declined by 31%, ammonia by 9%, and average aluminum LME by 16%, compared to the same quarter of 2015.
Association between dietary factors and calcium oxalate and magnesium ammonium phosphate urolithiasis in cats.
Two tenders for the supply of (a) 100 tons potassium chloride, 30 tons potassium sulfate, 5 tons magnesium oxide, 300 tons urea 46 % & 300 tons mono ammonium phosphate.
Gehring and his team were trying to study this protein in action by crystallizing it in an ammonium phosphate buffer.
This scavenger contains urea and monobasic and dibasic ammonium phosphate with urea/ammonium phosphate monobasic/dibasic weight ratios of 10 to 35/1 to 10/2 to 15.
Also, the low season export window for ammonium phosphate has been extended one month longer.
The application of Di Ammonium Phosphate (DAP) is highly recommended at the time of sowing and the sowing of wheat crop may be delayed in major parts of the country, if DAP supplies are not restored immediately, experts says.
The first plants which mastered production of nitrogen phosphoric fertilizer on the base of ammonium nitrate in 2001 as phosphor containing raw material used extraction of phosphor acid or mono ammonium phosphate solution from this acid (Ilyin, Alyoshkin, Selin, Zhavoronkova, Simbiryova, Vasilkova, Glagolev, Sokolov, and Samsonov, 2001; Ilyin, Pakhotin, Selin, Zhavoronkova, Simbiryova, Vasilkova, Glagolev, Sokolov, Samsonov, and Ansheles, 2001; Avramenko, Kononov, Shirobokov, Gromotkov, Sundiyev, Costuchenko, Kontaryova, and Dmitriyeva, 2005).
In experiment 1, simultaneously with planting, 200 kg/h ammonium phosphate broadcasted on plot with hand and mixed with soil.
Phosphoric acid pre-neutralization is a technology which has been widely used in the phosphoric acid industry in the conventional DAP production process for production of higher analysis ammonium phosphate products.