Chemical description for Sodium Bicarbonate
Chemical names: Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium hydrogen carbonate, Baking Soda, Bicarb, Nahcolite
Melting Point: Decompose at 50° C
Boiling Point: N/A
Flash Point: N/A
Usage: Sodium Bicarbonate is used for pest controlling, increasing PH/Alkalinity in pool’s, spa’s, garden pond’s. Sodium bicarbonate is one of the main components of the common “black snake” firework. It has weak disinfectant properties, and it may be an effective fungicide against some organisms. Because baking soda will absorb musty smells, it has become a reliable method for used-book sellers when making books less malodorous. Sodium bicarbonate is amphoteric, reacting with acids and bases. It reacts violently with acids, releasing CO2 gas as a reaction product. It is commonly used to neutralize unwanted acid solutions or acid spills in chemical laboratories.