magnesium bicarbonate


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Noun1.magnesium bicarbonate - a bicarbonate that is a major cause of hard water
bicarbonate, hydrogen carbonate - a salt of carbonic acid (containing the anion HCO3) in which one hydrogen atom has been replaced; an acid carbonate
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Another problem is the conversion of dissolved calcium and magnesium bicarbonate to insoluble calcium and magnesium carbonate when the water is heated.
Water Impurities and the Water Property They Affect Hardness Alkalinity Dissolved Conductivity Solids Calcium Bicarbonate Yes Yes Yes Yes Magnesium Bicarbonate Yes Yes Yes Yes Sodium Bicarbonate No Yes Yes Yes Calcium Sulfate Yes No Yes Yes Magnesium Sulfate Yes No Yes Yes Sodium Sulfate No No Yes Yes Calcium Chloride Yes No Yes Yes Magnesium Chloride Yes No Yes Yes Sodium Chloride Yes No Yes Yes