# Is "sodium hydrogen carbonate" the same as "sodium carbonate"?

Feb 20, 2017

$\text{Sodium hydrogen carbonate}$ is NOT $N {a}_{2} C {O}_{3}$

#### Explanation:

The formula of $\text{sodium hydrogen carbonate}$ aka $\text{sodium bicarbonate}$ $\equiv$ $N a H C {O}_{3}$.

$N {a}_{2} C {O}_{3}$ is $\text{sodium carbonate........}$