Ammonium Phosphate, Magnesium
Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate
Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate Hexahydrate
Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate Monohydrate
Phosphate, Magnesium Ammonium
Struvite (H3PO4-NH4-Mg (1:1:1))
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.