Meagan Riddick & Timothy Darville & Eileen Wentworth
What it does and How it Functions in the Body
Major Sources of Phosphorus
~beef & veal
~beans & lentils
What Can Happen if you Dont get Enough, or if you get too Much?
~Phosphorus is a highly reactive element and, as a result, is never found on Earth as a free element.
~Comes in different crystal forms/colors
~Touching white phosphorus can cause severe burns
~There is a phosphorus cycle that is important to animal and plant life
~Most of the phosphorus mined in the United States comes from Florida and North Carolina