Ammonium Bicarbonate is produced from anhydrous ammonia and carbon dioxide.
The product, a fine white crystalline powder, does not contain an anti-caking agent.
The product is only supplied in 25 kg sacks because of its propensity to cake. It is used in the food industry as a raising agent and in industrial sectors as a chemical intermediate.
■ Product data and typical properties
Molecular weight: 79.06
Water solubility: increases with the temperature
Notice: tendency to cake
Appearance of the product: fine white crystalline powder
Assay: % NH4HCO3 > 99.9
Chloride: % as Cl < 0.003
Sulphate: % as SO4 < 0.003
Iron: % as Fe < 0.0003
Heavy metals: % as Pb < 0.0003
Arsenic: % as As < 0.0001
Lead: % as Pb < 0.0001
Mercury: % as Hg < 0.00001
Cadmium: % as Cd < 0.0001
Non-volatile matter: % < 0.01
Residue on ignition: % < 0.01
The product complies specifications of: Regulation EU 231/2012 (food additives), FCC X (2016).
The indicated values are intended as determined according to our standard analysis methods.
25 kg polyethylene bags.
Various sizes bulk bags on pallets, shrinkwrapped