Sodium carbonate

white-powder

Composition (INCI) Sodium bicarbonate, NaHCO3, “Baking soda”
Form white fine powder
Origin mineral: clay and salt
Elaboration process Series of chemical reactions in aqueous solutions, involving salt, CO2 obtained from clay and ammoniac which is regenerated (NH3)*.
Functions detergent, deodorizant, skin emollient, pH regulator, anti-scaling
Dosage quantum satis
Solubility Soluble in water
Standard conservation >2 years
Usage precautions none

Sources:
BICAR ® Sodium Bicarbonate Ultra Fine Grade safety data sheet
Wikipedia – Solvay Process