aluminum orthophosphate

aluminum orthophosphate

[ə′lüm·ə·nəm ‚ȯr·thō′fäs‚fāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
AlPO4 White crystals, melting above 1500°C; insoluble in water, soluble in acids and bases; useful in ceramics, paints, pulp, and paper. Also known as aluminum phosphate.
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BK Giulini GmbH has received a patent for a method of manufacturing an anticorrosive pigment for a zinc-free coating composition comprised of an anticorrosive pigment wherein the anticorrosive pigment consists of aluminum orthophosphate.