How can you safely dispose of phosphoric acid?


The phosphoric acid is in its pure form then it can be disposed directly as it acts as a good fertilizer. It can also be neutralized using calcium carbonate.

Phosphoric acid

  • Phosphoric acid, also known as phosphoric(V) acid or orthophosphoric acid, is a widely used and well-known acid. Phosphate rocks are used to remove the raw form of this acid, while white phosphorus is used to produce a more pure form.
  • Phosphoric acid, which is also a mineral acid, has the formula H3PO4 and contains one phosphorus atom, four oxygen atoms, and three hydrogen atoms.

Uses of Phosphoric Acid

The uses of Orthophosphoric acid are listed below.

  • Removal of Rust
  • In Food and Beverage
  • Personal care
  • Used In Agriculture
  • Pharma

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