Alfa Aesar™ Potassium hydrogen carbonate, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12429.0C

UNSPSC: 12141804

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 298-14-6 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 10,000g

Product Code. 11429010

Quantity Price
1 £ 176.28 / 10000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Potassium hydrogen carbonate
CAS 298-14-6
Molecular Formula KHCO3
Formula Weight 100.12
MDL Number MFCD00011402
Merck Index 14,7609
Synonym Potassium bicarbonate

Specification

Formula Weight 100.12
Synonym Potassium bicarbonate
Quantity 10,000g
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,7609
CAS 298-14-6
MDL Number MFCD00011402
Chemical Name or Material Potassium hydrogen carbonate
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula KHCO3
Odor Odorless

Applications
Potassium hydrogen carbonate is used in foods to regulate pH, as a fire suppression agent (BC dry chemical) and as a buffering agent in medications. It acts as an additive in winemaking and is an active component in club soda. Furthermore, it finds use in crops for the neutralization of acidic soils. It is also used as a source of carbon dioxide for leavening in baking. It is utilized to inhibit the growth of aspergillus parasiticus in czapek′s agar. It is employed as a catalyst in synthetic fiber polymerization and olefin dehydrogenation.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.