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The highest quality sodium bicarbonate

Solvay is a leading supplier of Bicar®pharma, a premium grade of sodium bicarbonate suitable for use as an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API). Bicar®pharma is manufactured under GMP-conditions and also supported by CEP documentation to ensure security of supply and high level of service. 

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  • High quality standards: our product is manufactured under GMP conditions (ICH_Q7 or Eudralex vol 4, part II)
  • An outstanding reliability thanks to a strong worldwide supply chain and production units located in Europe, North America and soon in Thailand
  • Additional services offered to our customers to simplify their marketing authorization process, as CEP certificate (Certificate of Suitability) and DMF (Drug Master File)
  • A complete traceability along the manufacturing chain: a batch number enables the product to be tracked throughout the entire production process
  • A consistent quality thanks to a complete process control throughout the manufacturing chain
  • A high level of innovation thanks to a dedicated research and technology center


  • Active Ingredients (API)
  • Excipient in effervescent formulations
  • Electrolyte in hemodialysis

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Discover our essential ingredients for the global pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry. We can provide you with the right grade of sodium bicarbonate and anhydrous sodium carbonate for a large range of applications.


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Bicarpharma medicine pill