Chitosan
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Chitosan
Alias
Chitin, deacylated
Poliglusam
Category
Polymer surfactants-Sugar
CAS No.
9012-76-4
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white to pale yellow powder.
Solubility: soluble 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 film-forming, dispersing, emulsifying, thickening, antistatic, antibacterial abilities. biocompatible materials.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %,≥
80
 
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Major Uses
Film-forming agent, conditioning agent, humectant, hair fixing agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as slow-release agent.
Use as flocculant.
Use as antimicrobial agent.
Use as plant growth regulator.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Manufacturers
 
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