Applications and Uses of Sodium Bicarbonate

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Sodium Bicarbonate E500 (NaHCO3) commonly called baking soda, used as a raising agent in a wide range of bakery products. Applications like in cake, pancakes, quick bread or fried foods.

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 uses as follows:

In Food

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 is widely used as leavening agent in food such as in in pancakes, cakes, quick breads, soda bread, and other baked and fried foods.

In Beverage

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 can be used as PH regulator,leavening agents in beverage. Sodium Bicarbonate can also be used in sports drink.

In Pharmaceutical

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 is widely used as active pharmaceutical ingredient in Pharmaceutical. As active pharmaceutical ingredient: in baking soda tablets to Neutralize hyperacidity.

In Cosmetics

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 is used in the formulation of bath, skin, and hair preparations in cosmetics and personal care products. Sodium Bicarbonate is used to control the acid-base balance of cosmetic products. In cosmetics and personal care products, Sodium Bicarbonate may also be used as an abrasive, a deodorant agent, and an oral care agent.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed

Sodium Bicarbonate E500 can be used as feed additive in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed.  It is used as a cattle feed supplement, in particular as a buffering agent for the rumen.

In Other Industries

Sodium bicarbonate E500 can be used in pest control.

Sodium bicarbonate is used in a process for removing paint and corrosion