Sodium Bicarbonate CAS 144-55-8 is widely accepted as safe food additive in many countries with E number E500. Sodium bicarbonate is a chemical compound with the formula NaHCO3. It is a salt composed of sodium ions and bicarbonate ions. Sodium bicarbonate is a white solid that is crystalline but often appears as a fine powder. It has a slightly salty, alkaline taste resembling that of washing soda (sodium carbonate).Since it has long been known and is widely used, the salt has many related names such as baking soda, bread soda, cooking soda, and bicarbonate of soda.
Appearance White Powder
Loss On Dry % ≤ 0.20
PH Value ≤ 8.6
As % ≤ 0.0001
Heavy Metals (Calculate as Pb)% ≤ 0.0005
Chloride % ≤ 0.40
Whiteness ≥ 85.0
B. Sodium bicarbonate pharma,a material owing to its alkalescence, is used for neutralizing peptic acid and releasing the dyspepsia for human beings.
C. Sodium bicarbonate is also used in :
- Fire extinguisher
- Dye-fixing agent in printing and dyeing industry
- Detergent agent