Ammonium Bicarbonate

An inorganic compound, it is used in the food industry as a raising agent for flat baked goods, such as cookies and crackers. It also has uses as a fertiliser, pH buffer, and reagent in chemical laboratories. Some other uses in the industry are for the manufacture of dyes, pharmaceuticals, catalysts, ceramics, fire-retardants, plastics and other products.

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E503, Ammonium Hydrogen Carbonate, Baking soda, Bicarbonate of Ammonia, Powdered Baking Ammonia, ABC, Ammonium Bicarbonate
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NH4HCO3
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1066-33-7

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79.055g/mol
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41.9 °C
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1.586 g/cm3
products.forms missing
Crystals, Powder, White

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  • Baking
  • Plastics and polymers
  • Leather processing
  • Water treatment
  • Polishing and cleaning
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Detergent
  • Rubber
  • Zinc ore / mining

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  • Pharma
  • Cleaning
  • CASE & Construction
  • Polymers
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Water Treatment
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Agriculture