Tricalcium phosphate

Tricalcium phosphate is a white, odorless, tasteless powder widely used in vitamin and mineral preparations as a filler and a binder. It is also used in foods as an anti-caking agent. Tricalcium phosphate is an approved food additive by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 1.


  1. Food and Drug Administration. EAFUS: A Food Additive Database. 10-17-2008. 12-4-2008.