Sodium bicarbonate is an inorganic compound that occurs as a white powder (similar to fine salt). Really very versatile, it has long been known for its cleaning, antiseptic, stain-removing and alkalinizing (anti-acid) properties. Thus, sodium bicarbonate is used as much for cooking, cleaning, gardening, processing and more.
Synonyms: Baking soda, soda
Do not confuse with: soda ash, soda crystals, caustic soda
Precautions for use: Harmless gas release in aqueous mixture with an acid ingredient (vinegar, citric acid).
Use: Deodorant, toothpaste, bath bombs, household products
Storage: Protect from moisture.