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Phosphoric acid made from elemental phosphorus is used in food applications such as soft drinks, and as a starting point for ...

Phosphorus - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic ...

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Element Phosphorus (P), Group 15, Atomic Number 15, p-block, Mass 30.974. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and ...

Chem4Kids.com: Phosphorus: General Info and Everyday Items

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When isolated and pure, phosphorus is clear and almost transparent. There are four common forms of phosphorous used today: white, black, red, and violet.

Phosphorus - Chemicool

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Phosphorus's properties, interesting facts, discovery, videos, images, states, ... Facts | Appearance & Characteristics | Uses | Abundance & Isotopes | References.

Phosphorus, Chemical Element - reaction, water, uses, elements ...

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Phosphorus was first discovered in 1669 by German physician Hennig Brand (ca. .... One radioactive isotope, phosphorus-32, has applications in medicine, ...

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One radioactive isotope, phosphorus-32, has applications in medicine, industry, and tracer studies. A tracer is a radioactive isotope whose presence in a system ...

It's Elemental - The Element Phosphorus

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What's in a name? From the Greek word for light bearing, phosphoros. Say what? Phosphorus is pronounced as FOS-fer-es. History and Uses: In what is ...

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Phosphorus - Ducksters

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Other applications for phosphorus include baking powder, the alloy phosphor bronze, flame retardants, incendiary bombs, and LEDs (light emitting diodes).

What are the uses of Phosphorus? - PreserveArticles.com

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Jan 2, 2011 ... Some of the most important uses of Phosphorus are: 1. Red phosphorus is chiefly used on making matches. 2. White phosphorus and zinc ...

Phosphorus Facts - Element Characteristics & Properties - Chemistry

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Uses: Red phosphorus, which is relatively stable, is used to make safety matches , tracer ... Phosphorus is the sixth most common element in the human body.

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Phosphorus»uses [WebElements Periodic Table]

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This WebElements periodic table page contains uses for the element phosphorus .

PHOSPHORUS CHEMISTRY: Uses

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FIRE STARTER: Since phosphorus catches fire readily, it is used in all matches; earlier white phosphorus was used and in today's "safety matches" red ...

Facts About Phosphorus - Live Science

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Jan 5, 2015 ... Properties, sources and uses of the element phosphorus. ... Less common is black phosphorus, which is made of atoms arranged in a ring ...