sesquicarbonate

sesquicarbonate

(ˌsɛskwɪˈkɑːbəˌneɪt; -nɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a mixed salt consisting of a carbonate and a hydrogen carbonate, such as sodium sesquicarbonate, Na2CO3.NaHCO3.2H2O
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ses•qui•car•bon•ate

(ˌsɛs kwɪˈkɑr bəˌneɪt, -nɪt)

n.
a salt intermediate in composition between a carbonate and a bicarbonate or consisting of the two combined.
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Genesis Alkali, a business of Genesis Energy, L.P., announced that, effective immediately or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices for S-Carb, purified sodium sesquicarbonate, and feed grade sodium bicarbonate.
Magnesium oxide, sodium sesquicarbonate, and sodium bicarbonate together increase the pH of the ruminal fluid and increase its buffering ability, stabilizing the acid-base status of the rumen (Le Ruyet and Tucker, 1992).
In addition to these reactions and depending on the reaction conditions, various other compounds may precipitate, such as ammonium bicarbonate (N[H.sub.4]HC[O.sub.3]), ammonium carbonate [[(N[H.sub.4]).sub.2]C[O.sub.3]], ammonium carbamate (N[H.sub.4]N[H.sub.2]C[O.sub.2]), and ammonium sesquicarbonate [[(N[H.sub.4]).sub.2]C[O.sub.3.sup.-]N[H.sub.4]HC[O.sub.3]].
Edible potash Trona/an alkaline -- salt known as sodium sesquicarbonate Nutmeg -- Monodora myristica Melon seed -- Citrullus vulgaris "Ogbono" Dika nut Irvingia gabonensis "Ukpo" Soup thickener made Mucuna urens from the seeds of a leguminous plant Bitter leaves -- Vernonia amygdalina Pumpkin leaves -- Telfairia occidentalis Smoked fish Mackerel Scomber scombrus Beef -- Bos taurus Stock fish Cod Gadus morhua Ice fish Mackerel Scomber scombrus Palm oil -- Elaeis guineensis "Okpei" Fermented mesquite Prosopis africana bean "Ogiri" Fermented castor oil Ricinus communis seed Ora leaves -- Pterocarpus soyauxii Cocoyam paste Taro Xanthosoma spp.
Tronox Limited (TROX) said on Friday that its Tronox Alkali business has announced an increase in off-list prices for S-Carb purified sodium sesquicarbonate by USD7/ton FOB Westvaco, Wyo., USA as well as for its feed-grade sodium bicarbonate by USD10/ton FOB Westvaco, Wyo., USA.
In most cases the active ingredients are sodium sesquicarbonate and various polymers that fall under the umbrella of "polycarboxylates." These are either polymers of acrylic acid or copolymers of acrylic and maleic acids.
Through its industrial chemicals division, the company manufacturers feed grade sodium bicarbonate and S-Carb[R] sodium sesquicarbonate, used in dairy and poultry feed.
On the other hand, sodium bicarbonate/sodium sesquicarbonate, has a buffer activity and it has been proved to increase dry matter intake and to stabilize rumen pH (Hutjens, 1991).
According to AEP, the system uses a naturally occurring mineral, sodium sesquicarbonate. It contains sodium carbonate, or soda ash, and sodium bicarbonate.