CHARACTERISTICS

  • Its other names are methocel, tylose, cellulose methyl ether
  • Off white or grey white fibrous powder
  • Thickens water after dissolving in it
  • Insoluble in alcohol, ether, and chloroform
  • Insoluble in water with temperature more than 50 degree Celsius
  • Does not affect by the oils
  • Keeps its original form up to 300 degree Celsius
  • Flammable, harmless

GRADES

  • U S P, technical, F -C –C grades

USES

  • Paint manufacturing,  pottery making, leather tanning, adhesives, additional ingredient of food, thickening agent, cosmetic manufacturing, food products

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *