Latest Phosphorus Stories
A spike in ancient marine phosphorus concentrations from 750 to 635 million years ago is linked to emergence of complex life, UC Riverside researchers say.
Researchers at the University of Florida Research and Education Centers and scientists at the South Florida Water Management District have published a report regarding the trends in water quality feeding into Everglades National Park.
Despite Significant Progress, State Acknowledges More Work is Ahead HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct.
NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc.
McDonaldâ€™s, Burger King, Taco Bell -- they all tempt us every day with their convenient locations, cheap prices, and tasty looks, but these foods are full of phosphates, which are shown to have adverse effects on people with kidney disease.
Tests find 4 Recommended products consumers can use under new laws YONKERS, N.Y., Aug.
Cyanobacteria are among the oldest living forms in nature, responsible for generating the atmospheric oxygen we breathe today.
BUFFALO, N.Y., June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Nearshore and Offshore Lake Erie Nutrient Study (NOLENS) concludes this month, following a year of research headed by principal investigator Chris Pennuto, a research scientist with the Buffalo State College Great Lakes Center and professor of biology.
Exposure to chemical pollutants is of growing concern to regulators, health workers, and environmentalist groups alike.
Scientists develop application of rare earth elements to control phosphorus runoff from livestock manure.
In chemistry, a phosphate is a polyatomic ion or radical consisting of one phosphorus atom and four oxygen. In the ionic form, it carries a -3 formal charge, and is denoted PO43-. In a biochemical setting, a free phosphate ion in solution is called inorganic phosphate, to distinguish it from phosphates bound in the form of ATP, or perhaps in DNA or RNA. Inorganic phosphate is generally denoted Pi. Inorganic phosphate can be formed by the reactions of ATP, or ADP, with the formation of the...