Product Name: Tricalcium Phosphate(TCP)
Type: Nutritional fortifier
CAS No.: 7758-87-4
EINECS No.: 231-840-8
Molecular Formula: Ca3(PO4)2
Molecular Weight: 310.18
Place of Origin: China
Tricalcium Phosphate, also known as Calcium Phosphate. It is white powder, readily dissolves in dilute hydrochloric acid and dilute nitric acid, slightly soluble in cold water (0.0025g/100ml), but not in alcohol.
Tricalcium Phosphate(TCP) is an ideal hard tissue repair and replacement material. As a raw material for artificial bone, it has been widely used in orthopedics, plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery, dental surgery, repair due to trauma, Bone defects and bone fusion caused by tumors, inflammation, bone diseases, etc.
Tricalcium Phosphate(TCP) is used as mineral nutrients provider mainly of phosphrous and calcium to livestock, speeding up its growth and gaining more weight. Tricalcium Phosphate(TCP) can be added to foods as a safe nutritional supplement to enhance calcium intake, and it can also be used to prevent or treat symptoms of calcium deficiency.
Tricalcium Phosphate(TCP) can also be used in foods as an anti-caking agent, a pH adjuster, a buffering agent, etc.