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Owing to our developing technology and effective machinery, we are able to manufacture, supply and export Mono Potassium Phosphate. These products are used as a fertilizer in the agricultural sector. Our clients appreciate these products for their ability to increase the phosphorus and potassium levels of the soil. These products provide accurate mixing owing to their high water solubility. It is packed in special packaging material in order to avoid any damage at the time of delivery.
Information on Mono Potassium Phosphate
Mono Potassium Phosphate is a derivative of Phosphoric Acid. Mono Potassium Phosphate is soluble in water. Mono Potassium Phosphate is a white crystalline powder with a melting point of 252oC. It should be stored in tightly closed containers in a Room Temperature.
Synthesis / Manufacturing Process of Mono Potassium Phosphate
The major raw material to all the phosphates is Phosphoric Acid. Phosphoric Acid is manufactured from Rock Phosphate. Phosphate rock is fed to a series of reactors along with recycled phosphoric acid from the process. The phosphoric acid-fluoroapatite slurry is mixed with sulphuric acid which is added to the reactor series as a leaching agent. After completing the reaction series, the process stream is washed with evaporator condensate while being forced through a filter. The filter cake is composed primarily of gypsum (CaSO4 2H2O). The Phosphoric Acid is concentrated to 75-100% by a series of evaporators and then cooled.
Mono Potassium Phosphate is manufactured by taking a reaction between Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) and phosphoric acid (H3PO4). The resulting slurry of MKP is solidified in a granulator.
Specifications of Mono Potassium Phosphate
Product Name : Mono Potassium Phosphate
Product Code : F003
Product Category : Phosphates
CAS No. : 7787-77-0
HSN No. : 28353100
Synonyms : Potassium Di-hydrogen Orthophosphate; Potassium
Molecular Formula : H2KO4P
Molecular Weight : 136.0
Appearance : White Crystals
Solubility : Soluble In Water
Assay : 97.0% Min
P2O5 Content : 51.0% Min
pH : 4.0 6.0
Uses / Application of Mono Potassium Phosphate
Mono Potassium Phosphate is used as a Fertilizer. It is also used in Pulp & Paper Processing; Textiles; Metal Treatment Industry & in Buffers for determination of pH.