Ammonium carbonate 506-87-6


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Ammonium carbonate  

【Description】 White or colorless translucent lump or powder. It has irritating ammonia smell and is gradually changed into ammonium bicarbonate in the air. When heated to 550℃, it is decomposed into ammonia and carbon dioxide. It’s soluble in water, but decomposed in hot water (70℃), and insoluble in concentrated ammonia and ethanol.

Test items AR CP Other
Assay(NH3) /% ≥40.0 ≥40.0 Custom
Clarity of solution  Passes test Passes test
Hydrochloric acid insoluble / % ≤0.002 ≤0.01
Chloride(Cl)  ≤0.000 5 ≤0.01
Sulfide(S) /%  ≤0.000 1 ≤0.000 5
Sulfate(SO4) /% ≤0.002  0.005
Iron(Fe) /% ≤0.000 1 ≤0.000 5
Heavy metals (as Pb) /% ≤0.000  5 ≤0.001

Use】Used as an analytical reagent;  Also used in carbonate preparation, fermentation and wool degreasing.