Tri Calcium Phosphate


HS CODE 28352620

Tri calcium phosphate is a calcium salt of phosphoric acid with the chemical formula Ca?(PO?)?. It is also known as tribasic calcium phosphate and bone phosphate of lime. It is a white solid of low solubility. Most commercial samples of "tricalcium phosphate" are in fact hydroxyapatite.

Molar mass: 310.18 g/mol
Formula: Ca3(PO4)2
Density: 3.14 g/cm³
ChemSpider ID: 22864
Solubility in water: 1.2 mg/kg
Melting point: 1,670 °C (3,040 °F; 1,940 K)
Flash point: Non-flammable


Calcium supplements have been found to have positive effects on preventing bone loss as we age. It's important to know that calcium is best absorbed when combined with Vitamin D. Besides medicinal purposes, tricalcium phosphate is used as an anti-caking agent in manufacturing and agriculture.

Available in 25/50 Kg bag