Product Name: Hydroxyethyl Methyl Cellulose(HEMC or MHEC)
Alias: Cellulose,2-hydroxyethyl ether Cellosige,Natrosol
Appearance: white or off-white powder
PH value: 4.0-8.0
Loss on drying %: no more than5.0
Burnt residues %: no more than5.0
Hydroxyethoxy molar substitution degree(MS): 1.8-2.0(H) 0.1-0.4(L)
Methoxy degree of substitution(DS): 0.8-1.2(H) 1.3-2.0(L)
The special specification may make to order.
1.In pharmaceuticals, it is used as hydrophil hydrogels framework material, porogenic agent, coating agent, thickening agent, suspension agent, dispersing agent, binder, emulsifier, filmogen, Water-retention agent, etc.
2.In food processing, it is used as thickening agent, suspending agent, dispersing agent, binder, emulsifier, filmogen, water-retention agent, etc.
3.In daily-use chemical industry, it is used as additives in tooth paste, cosmetics, detergent, etc.
As gellant and water-retention agent for cement, gypsum, lime, it is a good admixture for powder building materials.
4.HEMC is widely used in water-based latex paint, construction and building materials, printing ink, oil drilling, for thickening and Water-retention.it also can improve construction speed, when it is used in Wet and dry mortar products