Transparent colorless Sticky liquid
Place of Origin:China (Mainland)
Grade Standard:Food Grade
Certificate:ISO 9001 HACCP KOSHER...
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Removal of Rust:
Among the various types of acids, phosphoric acid is used commonly in the removal of rust from metals like iron, steel, etc. Usually, when this acid is applied reacts with the rust and converts the reddish-brown iron typically ferric oxide to a black-colored compound which is now ferric phosphate. This black ferric phosphate substance is easily removal.
In Food and Beverage
Phosphoric acid is often used as a food additive. This acid acts as acidity regulator in foods like jams, cereal bars, processed meats, cheese etc. In beverage industry, phosphoric acid is used as an acidulant. It helps keep a check on fungi and bacteria formation. It also adds to the taste of these drinks. However, there is an ongoing debate about the health effects and benefits of this acid.
Phosphoric Acid is quite necessary in the production of wide variety of personal care products. Some of them include cleansing products, bath products, fragrances, hair care products and dyes, nail products, makeup, and other skin care products. On the other hand, phosphoric acid is also used in controlling the pH level of these products.
Used In Agriculture
Some reports have suggested that almost 80 percent of the phosphoric acid that is produced is used in the production of fertilizer. Phosphoric acid is also used as an additive and flavoring agent in animal or poultry feed.
This acid is mostly used as an intermediate in pharmaceutical. One of the main areas that phosphoric acid is used is in dentistry. It is uses as an etching solution and is usually used to clean the teeth. Other uses of phosphoric acid include in teeth whiteners or mouth washing liquids.Phosphoric acid is also commonly used in anti nausea medicines.
Other Uses of Phosphoric Acid
There are also few other uses of this acid. Phosphoric acid is used as an electrolyte in fuel cells or in oxyhydrogen generators. Phosphoric acid is also used to make synthetic detergents and treatment of water and metals.
It is also used to remove mineral deposits, cement smears, and hard water stains in construction industry. It can act as a chemical oxidizing agent to produce activated carbon products.
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