Agent Name

Ammonium magnesium phosphate

CAS Number

7785-21-9

Formula

H3-N.H3-O4-P.Mg

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Ammonium magnesium orthophosphate; Phosphoric acid, ammonium magnesium salt (1:1:1); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ammonium Compounds

Description

White solid; [Hawley] Insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a fertilizer and a fire retardant in fabrics; [Hawley]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [MSDSonline]

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