Applications and Uses of Diammonium Phosphate

Diammonium Phosphate used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Diammonium Phosphate (DAP) is used as a yeast nutrient in winemaking and mead brewing; as an additive in some brands of cigarettes purportedly as anicotine enhancer;

Diammonium Phosphate uses as follows:

Diammonium Phosphate

In Food Production

Diammonium Phosphate is used as nutritional supplement and buffering agent in food such as in  winemaking and mead brewing, yeast, vinegar, and bread vinegar, and bread improvers.

In Beverage

Diammonium Phosphate can be used as nutritional supplement in beverage such as yeast nutrient: in winemaking and brewing mead to improve Fermentation efficiency.

In Pharmaceutical


In Health and Personal care

Not enough is known about application of Diammonium Phosphate in Cosmetics.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Diammonium Phosphate is used as a fertilizer in agriculture. Diammonium phosphate (DAP) is the world’s most widely used phosphorus fertilizer.

In Other Industries

Diammonium Phosphate is can be used as a fire retardant.

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