MONO CALCIUM PHOSPHATE - MCP
HS Code 28352610
Mono calcium phosphate is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula Ca(H?PO?)?. It is commonly found as the monohydrate, Ca(H?PO?)?·H?O. Both salts are colour less solids. They are used mainly as superphosphate fertilizers and are also popular leavening agents.
IUPAC ID: Calcium di hydrogen phosphate
Molar mass: 234.05 g/mol
Melting point: 109 °C
Crystal structure: Triclinic
Mono calcium phosphate is a leavening acid commonly found in baked goods. Its purpose is to react with baking soda to provide aeration and volume by releasing carbon dioxide in the presence of water. The application such as in bread, biscuits, cookies, pancakes, self-rising flour, single and double-acting baking powder.