NH4HCO3 (aq) → H2O (l) + CO2 (g) + NH3 (aq)
This is a gas evolution reaction, CO2 is the formed gas.
- NH4HCO3 – Ammonium hydrogen carbonate
- H2O – Water, oxidane
- Names: Ammonia , Azane (only intended for use in naming derivatives of ammonia) , Hydrogen nitride
- Appearance: Colourless gas ; Colourless gas or compressed liquefied gas with pungent odour ; Colorless gas with a pungent, suffocating odor. [Note: Shipped as a liquefied compressed gas. Easily liquefied under pressure.]