Sodium carbonate MSDS Sheet

Marianne Esche

Product Name: Sodium carbonate

-Formula: Na2CO3

-CAS#: 497-19-8

-alternate name: Baking Soda

-Compound: Sodium bicarbonate + Hydrochloric Acid --> Sodium Chloride + carbon Dioxide + Water HCL + NaHCO3 --> NaCL + CO2 + H2O

-Formula: NaHCO3

-Uses: freshen sponges

to make toothpaste

clean the microwave

clean the oven

clean floors

clean the floor

clean pots and silverware


-Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious

person. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. Get medical attention if symptoms appear.

-Inhalation: f inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical


-skin contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Remove contaminated

clothing and shoes. Cold water may be used.Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical


-eye contact: Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15

minutes. Cold water may be used. Get medical attention.


Put on goggles

Get materials

do experiment

clean up

-5 Physical Properties: Odor: odorless, Color: White, Taste: Alkaline, 71 g/L @ 32º F (0ºC) 215 g/L @ 68º F (20º C), not flammable

-3 Chemical Properties: Molecular weight: 105.99 g/mole, molecular formula: CNa2O3, Melting Point: 851 degrees Celsius,