As calcium hydroxyl phosphate, it is the principal inorganic constituent of teeth and bones and occurs as the mineral apatite. Calcium is essential to both plant and animal life and is broadly employed as a signal transducer, enzyme cofactor, and structural element. So this element is very popular for dietary supplements, nutrients, and pharmaceutical applications.
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One significant application of calcium hydroxide is as a flocculant, in water and sewage treatment. It is also used in fresh water treatment for raising the pH of the water so that pipes will not corrode. Another large application is in the paper industry.
This colourless salt absorbs moisture from the air and is commonly found as a tetrahydrate. It is mainly used as a component in fertilizers but has other applications.
Calcium nitrate is inorganic nitrate salt of calcium. It has a role as a fertilizer. Calcium nitrate is also used to control certain plant diseases.
Calcium Nitrate is used fertilizer in agriculture, helps in waste water treatment, concrete and latex coagulant production.