What is charring of sugar? Is it a chemical change?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 29th Apr, 2014, 01:21: PM

Expert Answer:

When sugar is continuously heated in a dish, then it starts evaporating and becomes foggy due to water vapour. A black powdery substance is left behind, which is charcoal. This process is called charring of sugar. It is a chemical change as it cannot be reversed.

Answered by  | 29th Apr, 2014, 03:21: PM