Explain Breaking soda and washing soda?
The chemical name of baking soda is sodium hydrogen carbonate.
The formula of baking soda is NaHCO3.
It is prepared by reaction of cold and concentrated solution of sodium chloride with ammonia and carbon dioxide.
Washing soda is sodium carbonate containing 10 molecules of water of crystallisation.It is called as sodium carbonate decahydrate.
Sodium carbonate which does not contain any water of crystallisation is called anhydrous sodium carbonate or soda ash.The formula is Na2CO3