CaO + 2 H3PO4 Ca(H2PO4)2 + H2O

This is an acid-base reaction (neutralization): CaO is a base, H3PO4 is an acid.

Reactants:

  • CaOCalcium oxide source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Other names: Quicklime source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04, Burnt lime source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Unslaked lime source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Appearance: White to pale yellow/brown powder source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27; White hygroscopic crystalline powder source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04; White or gray, odorless lumps or granular powder. source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02
  • H3PO4
    • Names: Phosphoric acid source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Orthophosphoric acid source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Phosphoric(V) acid source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Appearance: Hygroscopic colourless crystals source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04; Thick, colorless, odorless, crystalline solid. [Note: Often used in an aqueous solution.] source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02

Products:

  • Ca(H2PO4)2Calcium dihydrogen phosphate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Other names: Monocalcium phosphate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Acid calcium phosphate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Calcium acid phosphate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: White powder source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
  • H2OWater, oxidane source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Other names: Water (H2O) source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen hydroxide (HH or HOH) source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen oxide source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: White crystalline solid, almost colorless liquid with a hint of blue, colorless gas source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27