what is the chemical formula for soda acid fire extinguisher



Soda acid fire extinguisher consists of sodium hydrogen carbonate (sodium bicarbonate) and an acid. Initially tartaric acid was used. Later on sulfuric acid was used. The reaction of sodium bicarbonate and acid produces a fountain of carbon dioxide with great pressure which extinguishes the fire.

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 chemical formula :- NaHCO3 . it is baking soda used as fire extinguisher.

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ya baking soda is used s fire extinguisher (NaHCO3)

reaction takes place is.......

2 NaHCO3   + H2SO4  -------> Na2SO4  +  2 H2O  +  2 CO2(gas)

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