In the forties of the last century, scientists surprisingly find out that with a solution of baking soda can effectively be cleaned clothing contaminated with uranium. Unusual cleansing effect had been with only 2 per cent of that solution. But the list of unusual properties of baking soda does not end there.
With its help it is possible to effectively remove fungus, so it was in America registered as a quality natural pesticide.
Consuming sodium bicarbonate has health benefits of cattle, so it is also used as a feed additive.
Baking soda is used in fire fighting for electrical fires as an alternative to corrosive ammonium sulphate, and is found even in some fire extinguishers.
When you burn fat on the stove, you can put out the fire with sprinkle a pinch of baking soda to it.
As a disinfectant, that is not harmful to health, they use baking soda for cleaning swimming pools and garden ponds.
Sodium bicarbonate is the neutralizer, which is extremely effective as a means for the absorption of unpleasant odors.
Sellers of used books using it to remove smell of mold from old books.