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Calcium dihydrogen phosphate

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    • Molecular formula: H4CaO8P2
    • Molar mass: 234.052
    • CAS Registry Number: 7758-23-8
    • Appearance: Calcium dihydrogen phosphate hydrate, 97%; Calcium dihydrogen phosphate hydrate, 97%
    • Melting point: 200
    • Boiling point: Not available
    • Solubility: Not available
    • Safety sheet: Not available
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    From Wikipedia

    Monocalcium phosphate is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula Ca(H2PO4)2 ("ACMP" or "CMP-A" for anhydrous monocalcium phosphate). It is commonly found as the monohydrate (""MCP" or "MCP-M"), Ca(H2PO4)2·H2O (CAS# 10031-30-8). Both salts are colourless solids. They are used mainly as superphosphate fertilizers and are also popular leavening agents.

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    Other names

    Calcium bis(dihydrogen phosphate) (IUPAC Name)