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Ammonium Bicarbonate

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Production Information
PROPERTIES   &  USAGE
Properties   Usage
Chemical formula NH5CO3  raising agent
Density 1.586 g/cm3 nitrogen fertilizer
Melting point 41.9 °C (107.4 °F; 315.0 K) decomposes  
Molar mass 79.056 g/mol  
 
 
SPECIFICATION
Specification   GB 1888-89 FCC 1983 Food Grade
NH4HCO3:   99.2-101.0% 99.0% min 99.2%-100.5%
Chlorides:   0.007% max 0.003% max 0.003%max
Sulphides:   0.0002% max 0.007% max  
Sulphates:   30ppm max ------------- 0.007%max
As:   0.0002% max 3mg/kg max 0.002%max
Heavy Metals (Pb):   0.0005% max 10mg/kg max 0.005%max
Ash:   0.008% max 0.05% max  
Fe:   0.002% max ------------  
pH solution 5%:   8    
Non Volatile Matter:   500mg/kg max   0.05%max
Mercury:   None    
Appearance       White powdery crystal