yellow phosphorus


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(Chem.) the waxy yellow allotropic form of elemental phosphorus. See also phosphorus{2}.

See also: Phosphorus

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This is a leading international enterprise in the chemical industry, including the production of yellow phosphorus. These advantages help you to go to the international markets with your own products.
Kasymbek noted that Kazakhstan is the world leader in the supply of uranium, copper, titanium, ferroalloys, yellow phosphorus, flour, cottonseed oil, wheat, and flax seeds.
Vertically Integrated Phosphorous Business: Jiangyin Chengxing is the world's largest producer of yellow phosphorus and refined thermal phosphoric acid.
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A dose of 50 to 100 milligrams of the yellow phosphorus substance found in piccolo could be lethal to humans.
Yellow phosphorus, an elemental form of phosphorus is made from rock phosphate by electrothermal process.
Hubei Xingfa Chemicals is a producer of phosphate, phosphorus ores and yellow phosphorus. The Yichang-headquartered company sells its products at home and overseas.
The raw materials subject to the export restraints are various forms of bauxite, coke, fluorspar, magnesium, manganese, silicon carbide, silicon metal, yellow phosphorus and zinc.
The WTO rejected China's appeal of a July 2011 ruling that had already concluded that China had violated international trade legislation by applying quotas and export duties on nine different types of raw materials used mainly by the chemical industries (bauxite, coke, fluorspar, magnesium, manganese, silicon carbide, silicon metal, yellow phosphorus and zinc).
The July 5 WTO ruling applies to elements including bauxite, coking coal, fluorspar, magnesium, manganese, silicon metal, silicon carbide, yellow phosphorus and zinc.