Cellulose, 2-hydroxypropyl methyl ether
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 5000mg/Kg; rat intraperitoneal LD50: 5200mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, thickening, film-forming abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Use as slow-release agent.
Use as thickening agent.
Use as water-based lubricant.
Film-forming agent, emulsion stabilizer, viscosity controlling agent, water retaining agent in personal care products.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Use as pharmaceutical excipients.
Use as adhesives. eg: powder molding, ceramic.