Tricalcium phosphate has a variety of different uses in numerous different industries and facets of life. It is commonly used in powdered spices in order to act as an anticaking agent. It is commonly found in baby powder as well. It is a very vital raw compound when it comes to creating fertilizers, as well, especially in the Odda process. It is commonly used as a food additive as well, used in various artificially preserved cheese products.
Because of its content, it is typically found as a nutritional supplement as well. In more aesthetically driven industries, it is commonly used as a whitening agent in dental powders and porcelain. It is also medically used as a calcium supplement, or as an antacid, depending on the specific product. It is also used in bone grafting procedures to treat various bone related disorders where other solutions may not be possible, based on the nature of the illness.