Ammonium Bi Carbonate LR

Ammonium bicarbonate is an inorganic compound with formula (NH4)HCO3, simplified to NH5CO3. The compound has many names, reflecting its long history. Chemically speaking, it is the bicarbonate salt of the ammonium ion. It is a colorless solid that degrades readily to carbon dioxide, water, and ammonia.

FormulaNH4HCO3
IUPAC IDAmmonium hydrogen carbonate
Molar mass79.056 g/mol
Melting point107.4°F (41.9°C)
Density1.59 g/cm³

     Uses of Ammonium Bicarbonate (NH4HCO3)

  • In Food Industry
  • In Beverage (Used as Foaming agent )
  • In Health & Personal Care (Used as pH adjuster, Buffer in Cosmetics)
  • In Agriculture
  • In Animal Feed/Poultry Feed.