When is Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2017? This year Bicarbonate of Soda Day is celebrated on a Saturday, December 30, 2017. In 2018, Bicarbonate of Soda Day is on Sunday, December 30, 2018.
December 30 is Bicarbonate Of Soda Day. Also known as baking soda, sodium bicarbonate is one of the most commonly found chemical compound in households.
While the origins of this holiday are unknown, we can all safely assume that whoever created this holiday, not only wanted to give a shout out to one of the most used chemical compounds in the history of mankind, but also wanted to encourage people to use it more and more in their daily lives.
Countdown to Bicarbonate of Soda Day date is below, plus holiday history, celebration info, facts and holiday details.
When is Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2017? This year Bicarbonate of Soda Day is on Saturday, December 30, 2017.
Commonly used these days in baking, cleaning, polishing old silverware and treating heartburn, bicarbonate of soda was used by ancient Egyptians for painting.Below you will find all the details for Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2017 including, are banks open, is there mail delivery and related holiday information.
Is Bicarbonate of Soda Day a federal holiday?
No, Bicarbonate of Soda Day is not a federal holiday. There are ten annual US federal holidays on the calendar designated by the United States Congress. The following federal holidays are established by law:
- New Year’s Day
- Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Third Monday in January).
- Washington’s Birthday (Third Monday in February)
- Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
- Independence Day (July 4)
- Labor Day (First Monday in September)
- Columbus Day (Second Monday in October)
- Veterans Day (November 11)
- Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November)
- Christmas Day (December 25)
Is Bicarbonate of Soda Day a national holiday?
Bicarbonate of Soda Day is not a national holiday. Unlike many other countries, there are no ‘national holidays’ in the United States because Congress only has constitutional authority to create holidays for federal institutions. Most federal holidays are also observered as state holidays.
Is Bicarbonate of Soda Day a paid holiday?
No, Bicarbonate of Soda Day is not a paid holiday. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require payment for time not worked, such as vacations or holidays (federal or otherwise).
Does the mail run on Bicarbonate of Soda Day?
Yes, there will be mail delivery on Bicarbonate of Soda Day. All post offices and federal offices of any kind will be open for the holiday, which means businesses and homes will receive mail. This also counts USPS and Fedex packages. See holiday schedule on USPS and Fedex. The only time mail is not being delivered is on federal holidays, which are listed above.
Are banks open on Bicarbonate of Soda Day?
Bicarbonate of Soda Day is a Fun holiday, which means all federal offices, courts and most banks will be open. While most banks are open, some banks can operate on their own schedules, so it may be best to check with your local branches. U.S. stock and bond markets like the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ will be open. Grocery stores and malls are reportedly open.
If your bank is closed, it is still possible to conduct general banking transactions via ATM, online banking or your mobile phone. Apps and websites are running though not all normal functions may be accessed for the holiday.
Are stores open on Bicarbonate of Soda Day?
On Bicarbonate of Soda Day, most stores, restaurants, shopping centers, and malls are open. There are no holidays on which all businesses are closed by law. However, some stores may have shortened or extended holiday hours for the day. Stores may be operating on holiday schedule with limited or reduced hours of operation. Some businesses may be closed on in order to give their employees the day off. For restaurants, stores and other establishments specific to your area, you will have to check with the individual business.Shop Bicarbonate of Soda Day Gifts on Amazon
Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2017
Holiday: Bicarbonate of Soda Day
Date: December 30, 2017
Holiday Type: Fun
Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2018: Sunday, December 30, 2018
Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2019: Monday, December 30, 2019
Bicarbonate of Soda Day 2020: Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Fun Holiday Fact
Did you know …that baking soda is a very versatile household product? Use it to deodorize your fridge, to clean tea and coffee stained cups and teapots, and clean household surfaces.
How To Celebrate Bicarbonate of Soda Day
Learn about the history of the manufacturing and use of baking soda.
Learn what other things you can use baking soda for.
Build a baking soda and vinegar volcano at home.
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