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One costly consideration is that Milwaukee adds a phosphate compound to its drinking water to reduce leaching of toxic lead from household pipes.
Many proteins are activated, shut down, or targeted for destruction by having small chemicals added to them (things like phosphates, acetyl groups, or others).
Add super phosphate or bone meal to the bottom of the hole, following directions on the label according to the size of your plant.
Like its intentionally loose design, the rifle's rust-resistant phosphate coating increased its reliability.
Central Florida contains the nation’s largest deposits of phosphate, a key fertilizer ingredient.
An instrumental figure in this transformation in American foodways was Eben Horsford, Harvard’s Rumford Chair for the Application of Science to the Useful Arts, who in 1856 patented a method for making monocalcium phosphate from ground animal bones.
Alpha-tocopherol, pyridoxal phosphate, pantothenic acid, tyrosine tryptophan, butyl butanoate, phloretin xyloglucoside, ethyl hexanoate.
Before the big freeze, the oceans were low in phosphate.
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