Sodium Bicarbonate – The Natural Choice

Approved for Organic Use

OMRI Listed Frequently Requested Documents

Sodium bicarbonate, also known as baking soda, has been used for centuries for a broad array of applications throughout the world. It is a highly popular, environmentally friendly compound revered for its versatility.

What makes Genesis sodium bicarbonate different?  Made in the U.S.A., Genesis baking soda is pure sodium bicarbonate.  It is the basic component in virtually all leavening processes used in your favorite baked goods.  Cakes, doughnuts, muffins, biscuits, cookies, pancakes, waffles, baking mixes, and frozen doughs all use sodium bicarbonate.  Baking soda reacts with acids to release carbon dioxide gas in the form of bubbles within the dough.  The CO2 expands the dough during mixing and baking to provide increased volume and a pleasing texture to the baked goods.  Baking soda also acts to buffer the dough, allowing the other ingredients of the mix to react properly. Sodium bicarbonate is also used as a leavening system in candies and in dry beverage mixes to create CO2 when the desired liquid is added.

Genesis baking soda is natural, and is allowed for use in certified organic operations under the USDA National Organic Program.  Genesis mines naturally occurring trona ore and processes it to make a ≥99% pure sodium bicarbonate.  No preservatives, flavorings, colors, or vitamins are added to the product.  So if your company offers, or is considering offering, premium product lines promoting natural or ‘Made with Organic’ designations, Genesis sodium bicarbonate can help you meet your requirements, without a premium price.

Genesis Alkali produces a full range of sodium bicarbonate grades at our vertically integrated facility in Green River, Wyoming.  Our position as the alkali leader in natural, trona-based products reflects our commitment to the sodium bicarbonate industry.

Notably, the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) has confirmed that our specialty sodium bicarbonate products comply with the USDA National Organic Program standards. Our sodium bicarbonate has been OMRI Listed® since 2009. This designation helps our customers enhance opportunities to produce premium organic products, satisfying rising consumer expectations and building a loyal following.

Genesis Alkali also has the capacity to produce Hemodialysis Grade sodium bicarbonate for treatments associated with blood dialysis. The stringent quality and purity specifications of Hemodialysis Grade are closely monitored by our world class team in a cGMP-compliant facility.

Quality and Service

Our technical staff can answer questions on sodium bicarbonate’s chemical and physical properties, material handling, and certifications and can recommend appropriate grade selection for various end-uses.

Distribution and Warehousing

Genesis sodium bicarbonate is available from our Green River, Wyoming manufacturing site as well as warehouses across the US.

Packaging

Genesis sodium bicarbonate is offered in 50 lb bags, bulk bags, truckloads and bulk railcars to suit any size customer. Genesis Alkali produces several grades of sodium bicarbonate for the food industry to meet customer requirements.

The documents below are good for all product grades of Sodium Bicarbonate:

Allergens Statement and Checklist Non-Animal Origin Statement_Bicarb
Animal Bovine TSE BSE Statement Non-Fumigated_Non-Irradiated Statement_ Bicarb
Continuing Guaranty FDA Compliance Bicarb 2017 Country of Origin & Customs Classification Statement
Non-Sewage Sludge Statement NSF Statement
Food Contact Suitability Bicarb FSSC 22000 Certificate
Heavy Metals Statement_Bicarb Gluten Free Statement
GMO Statement Bicarb REACH Statement
Halal Conformance Statement_Bicarb Prop 65 Statement
Kosher cert_Sodium bicarbonate Residual Solvents Statement Bicarb
Lot Number System_Bicarb bags Screening-Metal Detection Statement
ISO Certificate Genesis Shelf Life-Sodium Bicarbonate
Melamine Statement Country of Manufacture and Manufacturing Address_Bicarb
Sodium Bicarbonate NAFTA Certificate 2017 Natural Status_ Bicarb
Sodium Bicarbonate NAFTA Certificate 2018 Nutritional Analysis
Microorganism Testing_Bicarb Sodium Bicarbonate USP Coarse Granular No. 5-OMRI cert
Storage and Distribution Sodium Bicarbonate Feed Grade-OMRI livestock cert
Pesticide Residue Statement Sodium Bicarbonate USP Fine Granular No. 2-OMRI cert
Sodium Bicarbonate Feed Grade OMRI cert Sodium Bicarbonate Industrial Grade-OMRI cert
Sodium Bicarbonate USP Powdered No. 1-OMRI cert PureBlast SDS
Sodium Bicarbonate No. 1 Treated Free Flowing-OMRI cert  

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