Potassium Bicarbonate 10-30 Mesh

Product Specifications



CAS No.: 298-14-6
Country of origin: China
Description: It is colorless mono-clinic crystal. The density is 2.17. It’s stable in air. It’s soluble in water with a very weak alkaline reaction. It’s hardly soluble in ethanol. It’ll decompose to Potassium Carbonate, water and Carbon Dioxide at 100-120°C
Formula: KHCO3
Molecular weight: 100.11
Packaging: 25kg Polyethylene bag as an inner layer, and a plastic woven bag as outer layer.
Shelf life: 24 months
Storage: It should be stored in a dry and ventilative warehouse, kept away from heat and moisture during transportation, unloaded with care so as to avoid damage. It must also be stored separately from poisonous substances
Usage: It is used in the food industry to replace baking powder or yeast, also used to make pure Potassium Carbonate. It is also used as a pH regulator, swelling agent and in mineral beverages, infant formula powder and maternal formula powder.
Arsenic: Max: 3mg/kg,ppm
Assay: 99 to 101.5w%
Carbonates: Passes Test
Heavy metals: Max: 5mg/kg, ppm
Insoluble Substances: Max: 0.02w%
Lead: Max: 2mg/kg, ppm
Loss on drying: Max: 0.25w%
Mesh Size: Pass 10 Mesh
pH: Max: 8.6w%
Request this Spec
Published Date: 2021-03-23 11:12:57
Thank you for your request
A member of the team will be touch soon.

Here at Direct Food Ingredients we uses cookies to provide a better browsing experience. To find out more or manage your cookies, view our Cookie Policy


Christmas Delivery Dates

Our offices will close Friday 22nd December 2023 and will re-open Tuesday 2nd January 2024

The last date for deliveries will be Thursday 21st December 2023 with deliveries re-commencing Wednesday 3rd January 2024

Please place orders for pre-Christmas delivery no later than Thursday 14th December 2023