The bicarbonate buffering system is important in many different cellular processes. It is also used in the formation of acid in the lumen on the stomach. Used to neutralize the pH of the chyme leaving the stomach and entering the small intestine. It is also used to maintain pH in serum samples.
It is soluble in water.
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.
|1M buffer soln.|
|Sodium bicarbonate buffer soln.|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
TSCA : TSCA