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Phosphorous acid is typically used to prepare phosphites and manufacture chemicals, as stabilizers for plastics and in water treatment, bleaching & cleaning industry.
Phosphorus pentoxide is used as a strong drying & dehydrating agent. It's the starting material for phosphate esters and used to manufacture optical & heat-insulating glass.
Phosphoric acid is used to remove rust from surfaces of metals and as an additive to acidify foods & beverages like colas. Another vital use is in medicine & dentistry.