Ammonium Carbonate is produced by reacting anhydrous ammonia and carbon dioxide.
The product is a white powder that is typically supplied in 25 kg plastic sacks.
Ammonium Carbonate blends are also available upon request.
Ammonium Carbonate is used as a convenient source of ammonia in a wide range of applications which include metal treatment, polymer manufacture and as a raising agent for both industrial and food applications.
■ Product data and typical properties
Molecular weight: 96.09
Typical pH (20°C, 10%w/w solution): 9.0
Readily soluble in water.
Appearance: white powder with a tendency to cake
Assay: % w/w as NH3 32.0 ± 2.0
Iron: % as Fe < 0.001
Non-Volatile Matter: (at 300°C) % as Mass < 0.01
Heavy Metals: % as Pb < 0.001
Arsenic: % as As < 0.0001
The product is tested using our standard analytical methods.
25 kg plastic bags.