Alfa Aesar™ Potassium hydrogen carbonate, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12429.0E

UNSPSC: 12141804

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 2500g

Product Code. 11439010

Quantity Price
1 £ 48.76 / 2500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 11-05-2017
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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
Quantity 2500g
Merck Index 14,7609
Chemical Name or Material Potassium hydrogen carbonate
Molecular Formula KHCO3
MDL Number MFCD00011402
TSCA TSCA
Odor Odorless
Assay 99%
CAS 298-14-6
Synonym Potassium bicarbonate

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.

Documentation

Technical documents