Food-grade 85 phosphoric acid is commonly used for pH control and adjustment in a variety of foods and beverages. As with all chemicals destined for consumption, extreme care and attention needs to be paid to the manufacturing, transportation and handling of food-grade phosphoric acid. To ensure the best quality of your food-grade chemicals, turn to an industry leader with the experience and reputation you can trust.

Food-Grade Phosphoric Acid is Safe for Consumption

Food-grade 85 phosphoric acid is a food-grade level chemical, and should not be misinterpreted as a dangerous acid. When handled, and combined correctly phosphoric acid food-grade 85 is safe for consumption in the food industry. Food-grade 85 phosphoric acid has a pH level below 1, meaning Food-grade 85 Phosphoric Acid should be distributed by licensed professionals, and all that interact with the chemical should wear proper safety attire and equipment.

The soda beverage industry commonly works with phosphoric acid food-grade 85 suppliers for use during the creation of cola and root beer beverages. Salad dressing manufacturers and even some dessert companies will use food-grade 85 phosphoric acid to guarantee the food in your refrigerator maintains its irresistible flavor.

Chemical Property Information for Phosphoric Acid Food-Grade 85

Food-grade 85 phosphoric acid has a clear appearance and no odor. The liquid has a thick consistency and can be easily dissolved in water. The density of this chemical is about 1.67 kg/l. Phosphoric acid food-grade 85 is highly acidic with a pH level less than 1. If you come in contact with the chemical while not wearing safety gear, rinse the area immediately and contact your doctor and local safety supervisor.

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Product Listings

We sell various forms of food-grade phosphoric acid in varying grades. You can view our entire food-grade phosphoric acid product listing online.

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The United States and Canadian governments closely monitor the manufacture and distribution of chemicals and acids — especially those destined for use in the food industry. Phosphoric acid food-grade 85 is subject to a long list of health and safety standards to guarantee the well-being of food industry employees and consumers in general.

At Brenntag, we have the knowledge and experience to handle your food-grade phosphoric acid properly to ensure its quality from the moment we receive it from the supplier to the moment we deliver it to you.

We have an advanced supply chain and tracking system so we know where your acid is at all times. We can keep you updated as to the location and time of delivery so you can stay on top of your production planning. You know exactly where your phosphoric acid is and can be sure that it will arrive in the right quantity, quality and condition. We take our role as a global chemical distributor seriously and have earned our reputation as a trusted supplier to the food industry.


If you have been looking for a reliable source for food-grade 85 phosphoric acid, you have come to the right place. Our team here at Brenntag North America is ready to respond to your contact request.

Tell us about your phosphoric acid needs and we will prepare a quotation that gets you the food-grade 85 acid you need quickly and with the reassurance we can continue to satisfy you with our leading sales, service and distribution anywhere in the United States and Canada.

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