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Ammonium Bi Carbonate

Product Description
  • Food grade product with 99.8 % purity on dry weight basis.
  • White crystalline product.
  • Being very hygroscopic, it is packed in air tight, laminated HDPE bags.

Features & Benefits

  • Carbon dioxide (CO2) liberated from Ammonium bicarbonate is vital to the baking industry. It plays an important role in texturing the crumb structure and leavening.
  • Best source of CO2 for baking industry - increases shelf life, does not spoil flavour, leaves no residual odour.
  • Gives off more CO2 per unit weight than any other brand.

Ammonium Bicarbonate is used in:

  • Ingredient for fire extinguishers
  • Dyes and pigments
  • De-greasing of textiles
  • Blowing-agent for rubber foam products
  • Cooling baths
  • Ceramic industry and light weight brick production
  • Catalyst manufacture
  • Smelling salt mixed with oil of lavender
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Florescent powder
  • As a fertilizer
  • Chrome leather tanning :

Leather treated with ABC yields

  • Fullness & tightness
  • Smoother grain characteristics
  • Higher chromium uptake leading to pollution reduction in chrome tanning
  • Better chromium distribution
  • Better colour absorption

Technical Details

Characteristics As per Food Industry Prescription
(IS 2697-1976)
Ammonium bicarbonate per cent by weight (Minimum on dry basis) 98.00 Minimum 99.0
Chloride (as Cl) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.2 Less than 0.0001
Sulphate (as SO4) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.1 Less than 0.0010
Iron (as Fe) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.004 Less than 0.0001
Non volatile matter per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.1 Less than 0.0005
Heavy metals (as Pb) in parts per million (Maximum) 2.5 Less than 0.1
Copper (as Cu) in parts per million (Maximum) 5.00 Less than 0.1
Arsenic (as As2 O3) in parts per million (Maximum) 0.6 Less than 0.1
Tarry matter To pass test Passes Test
  • Packing - 25 kg HDPE packing