Dimethicone/Methicone Copolymer
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Dimethicone/Methicone Copolymer
Alias
Siloxanes and Silicones, hydrogen methyl, dimethyl
Category
Silicone surfactant-Non-ionic
CAS No.
68037-59-2
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, adsorbing, defoaming, brightening, lubricating, film-forming abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Conditioning agent, anti-caking agent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.
Use as defoaming agent.
Softening agent, brightening agent in leather, textile, fiber.
Manufacturers
 
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