About 50 million years ago, volcanic activity, decaying plant matter & climate change caused the evaporation of large lakes, leaving behind natural deposits of Trona containing Sodium Carbonate & Bicarbonate. The use of soda ash dates to about 3500 B.C. when Egyptians used it to make glass ornaments.
It’s fair to say it has passed the test of time! Its versatility was discovered long, long ago & it still has many applications today.It is a white granular powder material. It is anhydrous which means it contains no water. It is an essential raw material used in the manufacturing of glass, detergents, chemicals and other industrial products