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Cellulose Ether

Cellulose Ether
Cellulose Ether
Product Code : 06
Product Description

Cellulose Ether

The S & A Fine Chemicals company is situated in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, widely known as a Supplier, Importer and Exporter of Cellulose Ether. All the products are obtained from the reliable manufacturers, after testing on different aspects under he guidance of our team of expert professionals. Furthermore, we are offering the range of Cellulose Ether at market leading prices.

Other details :

  • Excellent source of high molecular weight cellulose for over 80 years.
  • Higher molecular weight cellulose polymers function well as thickeners; the lower molecular weight cellulose polymers function well as rheology modifiers.
  • It is a naturally occurring polymer and exists in a fibrous form in plants.
  • Nature of cellulose is crystalline.
  • The cellulose material used to prepare cellulose is referred to as furnish
Manufacturing process includes the following process :
  1. Reaction of cellulose (e.g., wood pulp or cotton linters ) with sodium hydroxide (NaOH) to produce alkali cellulose;
  2. Reaction of alkali cellulose with chemical compound(s), such as chloroacetic acid, ethylene oxide, methyl chloride, propylene oxide, ethyl chloride, to produce a particular cellulose ether;
  3. Washing and purification of cellulose ether; and
  4. Drying of the cellulose ether.
  5. Solids Handling steps downstream of the drying process are not considered part of the cellulose ether process.

Specification :

Solubility

Cellulose Ether

Degree of Substitution (D.S)

Solubility

Methyl Cellulose (MC)

1.5-2.4

Hot water

Carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC)

0.5-1.2

Cold or hot water

Hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC)

Low D.S

Cold or hot water

EHEC / MHEC /HPMC

1.5-2.0

Cold water

Ethyl cellulose (EC)

2.3-2.6

Solvent

Viscosity

Cellulose Ether
( HEC, HPMC, MHEC, MC)

2% Aqueous Solution NDJ-1

2% Aqueous Solution Brookfield

60000

30000

75000

35000

100000

45000

100000

45000

150000

55000

200000

65000


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