Ammonium Phosphate, Magnesium

Crystals, Struvite


Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate

Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate Hexahydrate

Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate Monohydrate

Phosphate, Magnesium Ammonium

Struvite (H3PO4-NH4-Mg (1:1:1))

Struvite Crystals

The mineral magnesium ammonium phosphate with the formula NH4MgPO4. It is associated with urea-splitting organisms in a high magnesium, high phosphate, alkaline environment. Accumulation of crystallized struvite is found in the urinary tract as struvite CALCULI and as scale on sewage system equipment and wastewater pipes.