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POTASSIUM BICARBONATE (KHCO3), CAS 298-14-6

General Information and Overview

Product Name: Potassium Bicarbonate
CAS no: 298-14-6
Molecular formula: KHCO3
Other names: potassium hydrogen carbonate, potassium acid carbonate

Overview

Potassium Bicarbonate, CAS number 298-14-6, is a white, crystalline powder that is odourless and slightly salty. It is a versatile chemical compound that finds applications in various industries such as agriculture, fire safety and beyond.

Vinati Organics is a leading manufacturer, supplier and exporter of high-quality Potassium Bicarbonate in India, achieving a purity of more than 99%.








    Physical and Chemical Properties

    IUPAC Name potassium hydrogencarbonate
    Molecular Formula KHCO3
    Appearance White Crystalline Powder
    Loss on drying 1.0% max
    pH 8.6 max
    Alkalinity as KHCO3 99.0 to 101.5 %
    Potassium Content 38.0 % min 38.0 % min
    KHCO3 Content 99.0 % min
    KCl 0.03 % max
    K2SO4 0.08 % max

     

    Molar Mass: 100.115g/mol
    Density: 2.17g/cm3
    Melting Point: Decomposes at 292C

    Industry Applications

     

    • Agriculture

    In agriculture, potassium bicarbonate serves as a source of potassium and a pH regulator for soil. It helps enhance soil quality by maintaining proper pH levels and providing essential nutrients to plants. It is also used as a contact fungicide to treat diseases such as Powdery Mildew and Apple Scab.

    • Fire Suppression

    Potassium bicarbonate is an effective fire-extinguishing agent in specialized fire extinguishers. It releases carbon
    dioxide upon heating, which displaces oxygen and suppresses the fire. When used in this application, it is known as
    Purple-K.

    • Pharmaceuticals

    The pharmaceutical industry uses the compound as an antacid ingredient to neutralize excess stomach acid and alleviate indigestion.

    • Food and Beverage Industry

    Potassium Bicarbonate is a chemical used as a food additive for its buffering and leavening properties. It is commonly employed in the production of baked goods, where it acts as a leavening agent to release carbon dioxide gas, causing the dough to rise.

    • Wastewater Treatment

    Potassium bicarbonate is utilized in wastewater treatment plants to adjust pH levels in effluent streams and enhance the efficiency of various treatment processes.

    • Health and Personal Care

    It finds applications in personal care products like toothpaste and mouthwashes, primarily because of its mild alkaline properties that contribute to oral health.

    • Chemical Manufacturing

    Potassium bicarbonate is used as a reagent in various chemical processes, including the synthesis of other potassium compounds and the production of certain types of glass.

     

    Packing:

    Our potassium bicarbonate is packaged in 25 kk PP lined HDPE bags or as per the customer’s requirement. It is loaded onto pallets in FCL for export.

     

    About Vinati Organics  

    As one of the leading chemical manufacturers in India, Vinati Organics is also emerging as a leading potassium bicarbonate supplier with a purity of more than 99%. Offering high-quality potassium bicarbonate price worth the value, Vinati Organics caters to the diverse needs of industries worldwide. Committed to excellence, Vinati Organics adheres to stringent quality standards and ensures that the product meets the highest levels of performance and safety. With years of experience, expertise, and rigorous research, experts at Vinati Organics are dedicated to innovation and continue to contribute to the advancement of various industries as a reliable and efficient potassium bicarbonate manufacturer, supplier and exporter.

    At Vinati Organics Ltd, we are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality product at competitive prices. Our focus on customer satisfaction has enabled us to establish long-term relationships with our customers worldwide. Buy potassium bicarbonate from Vinati Organics today. Get in touch with us for the price.

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