The chemical name of baking soda is
Sodium Bicarbonate (NaHCO3) is known as Baking Soda.
- IUPAC Name of Baking Soda = Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate
- Chemical formula of Baking Soda = NaHCO3
- It occurs in crystalline white solid and odorless in nature.
Formation of Sodium Bicarbonate:
By reacting carbon dioxide with aqueous solution of sodium hydroxide.
CO2 + 2 NaOH → Na2CO3 + H2O —- (1)
Now react Na2CO3 with carbon dioxide makes concentrated Sodium Bicarbonate.
Na2CO3 + CO2 + H2O → 2 NaHCO3 — (2)