Latest Phosphorus compounds Stories

2010-05-07 10:17:25

NSF-supported ecologist James Elser is internationally recognized as an expert on phosphorus in biology and ecology, and his research could help to change society's views on phosphorus use and conservation Earth Day is celebrated by more than 1 billion people worldwide, but before 1969, it was a nascent idea seeking fertile ground (so to speak). This makes one wonder how a scientific concept, for example, conservation of a chemical element, can be transformed into a broader movement. The...

2009-12-10 09:00:00

BEIJING, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Frbiz.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports phosphate rock and yellow phosphorus prices continue to rise. The price for phosphate rock, yellow phosphorus, phosphoric acid and other phosphorus chemical products, recently rise. Frbiz's analyst believes that the phosphorus chemical products rise in prices was mainly due to the dual factors of demand and cost. Frbiz's data...

2009-10-06 09:42:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Reportlinker Adds Phosphorous Acid Market Research http://www.reportlinker.com/p0152389/Reportlinker-Adds-Phosphorous-Acid-Market-Research.html This review presents the analysis of the global and CIS markets for phosphorous acid and related products. We examine their properties, production methods, application areas. Accurate profiles of leading producers,...

2009-09-30 13:53:27

Trichodesmium has important role in nitrogen cycle and carbon sequestration A new study of microscopic marine microbes, called phytoplankton, by researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the University of South Carolina has solved a ten-year-old mystery about the source of an essential nutrient in the ocean. Roughly a decade ago scientists discovered a rare form of organic phosphorus in marine organic matter. Not only were the researchers surprised to find this form of...

2008-08-08 09:01:18

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/546be2/analysis_of_china) has announced the addition of the "Analysis of China's Phosphorus Chemical Industry 2008" report to their offering. Phosphate ore is the raw material of phosphorus chemical production, which produces yellow phosphorus and phosphate fertilizer. They both consume phosphorus ore accounting for 20% and 80% respectfully. The general definition of phosphorus chemical production including phosphate...

2008-07-02 06:00:47

By Szabo, A Takacs, I; Murthy, S; Daigger, G T; Licsko, I; Smith, S ABSTRACT: Batch and continuous experiments using model and real wastewaters were conducted to investigate the effect of metal salt (ferric and alum) addition in wastewater treatment and the corresponding phosphate removal from a design and operational perspective. Key factors expected to influence the phosphorus removal efficiency, such as pH, alkalinity, metal dose, metal type, initial and residual phosphate concentration,...

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