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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 Mangala
As per Food Industry Prescription
Ammonium bicarbonate per cent by weight minimum. dry basis 99.8 98.00
Chloride (as Cl) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.001 0.2
Sulphate (as SO4) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.001 0.1
Iron (as Fe) per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.002 0.004
Non volatile matter per cent by weight (Maximum) 0.01 0.1
Heavy metals (as Pb) in parts per million (Maximum) 2.5 2.5
Copper (as Cu) per cent by weight (Maximum) Nil 5.00
Arsenic (as As2 O3) per cent by weight (Maximum) Nil 0.6
Tarry matter Passes Test To pass test
  • Packing - 25 kg HDPE packing