Other chemical names for Ammonium Format are Formic Acid Ammonium Salt, and Ammonium Formiate. Ammonium Formate is a basic salt that is water soluble.
A solution of Ammonium Formate in water can react as a base to neutralise acids. This product is stable but is incompatible with strong acids and strong oxidizing agents. Ammonium formate is a useful buffer in high performance liquid chromatography applications. It is available in two grades: Bio Industrial and Bio Synthesized. These grades range from industry standard to well above industry standard.