What is PHOSPHORIC ACID?

What is PHOSPHORIC ACID?

Calcium phosphate rock treated with sulfuric acid. It is commonly added to beverages to add a battry acid flavor similar to lemon.


Where does PHOSPHORIC ACID come from?

Phosphate rock.


How is PHOSPHORIC ACID made?

Phosphoric Acid is made by treating calcium phosphate rock with sulfuric acid, followed by filtration of the resultant liquid to remove calcium sulfate. It can be prepared also by burning phosphorus vapor and treating the resulting oxide with steam.


Is PHOSPHORIC ACID healty for me?

No.


More information about PHOSPHORIC ACID.


Phosphoric Acid is found in phosphorus and carbonated beverages. It is thought that phosphoric acid causes calcium to be replaced in the bone by the phosphoric acid. Although there is still research needed on this topic, Milk is usually recommended over carbonated drinks to help maintain healthy bones.


At its simplest form Phosphoric Acid is used to give soda a Lemon flavor. In its pure form it is an extremely dangerous corrosive chemical.

 

   

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