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


Segments Applications End uses
Chemical Function Processing Aids Food Process Aids

Chemical categories

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

Region of availability

  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Not available in North America

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