BICAR® FOOD is used in the food processing industry. It is a leavening agent for baked goods. Commonly known as baking soda, sodium bicarbonate releases carbon dioxide gas when it reacts with an acid or is subjected to heat. This makes BICAR® FOOD highly suitable for biscuits, baked goods and effervescent drinks.


  • CAS number
  • Global Business Unit
    Soda Ash & Derivatives
  • Brand


Segments Applications
Food Ingredients Processing aids

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Sodium derivatives Soda Ash & Derivatives Sodium Bicarbonate

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • Latin America

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