Ammonium Bicarbonate

Description

Ammonium Bicarbonate is an inorganic compound with formula (NH4)HCO3, simplified to NH5CO3. The compound has many names, reflecting its long history. Chemically speaking, it is the bicarbonate salt of the ammonium ion. It is a colorless solid that degrades readily to carbon dioxide, water and ammonia.

Technical information

CAS#

1066-33-7

Formula

NH₄HCO₃