Industrial

Industrial

Industrial

Used throughout Industry, sodium bicarbonate buffers, neutralizes, provides a source of CO2, and acts as a catalyst in multiple processes. Fire extinguishers use sodium bicarbonate to smother the flames. Dry chemical extinguishers often contain a fine grade of sodium bicarbonate. The sodium bicarbonate decomposes in the high temperatures and releases carbon dioxide. The carbon dioxide, in turn, reduces the oxygen supply available to the fire, eliminating it. 

Sodium bicarbonate is a vital part of flue gas treatment processes. Dry gas scrubbers use a fine grade of sodium bicarbonate to react with acidic and sulfur pollutants. Sodium bicarbonate is one of the most efficient dry sorbents for flue gas treatment. 

In the drilling industry, sodium bicarbonate is used to chemically treat drilling mud when it becomes contaminated with calcium ions from cement or lime. Sodium bicarbonate reacts with calcium ions to produce an inert calcium precipitate that can be removed from the system.

MANY INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS FOR SODIUM BICARBONATE EXIST, AND NATURAL SODA’S PRODUCTS ARE USED THROUGHOUT INDUSTRY.

  • Uses
  • Available Grades
  • Application Sheet

Soda Blasting
Chemical processing
Drilling
Cleaning
Fire extinguishers
Pulp and paper
Foam blowing

Grade Product Uses
NS Industrial #3 Deodorant powders; dry fire extinguishers; rubber; plastics manufacturing
NS Industrial #5 Coarse Granular
NS Industrial Grade
Industrial applications; leather tanning; oil well drilling fluids; swimming pool treatment; waste water treatment; fire extinguishers

Click on the link below to view the Material Safety Data Sheet in PDF Format.
Natural Soda Safety Data Sheet

Click on the link below to view the Industry Application Sheet in PDF Format.
Industry Application Sheet »