Hydroxybutyl methyl cellulose
Cellulose, hydroxybutyl methyl ether
Solubility: soluble to insoluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, thickening, film-forming abilities.
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physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Use as slow-release agent.
Use as thickening agent.
Use as lubricant.
Film-forming agent, emulsion stabilizer, viscosity controlling agent, water retaining agent in personal care products.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.