Hydroxypropyl Xanthan Gum
Appearance: white to pale yellow solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent slow-release, thickening, dispersing, emulsifying, film-forming, water retaining, water absorbing abilities.
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physical and chemical indexes
Widely use as slow-release agent, thickening agent, emulsifying agent, dispersing agent.
Film-forming agent, thickening agent, emulsion stabilizer in personal care products.
Sizing agent in textile, silk, paper.
Clarifying agent in brewing industry.
Use as adhesives. eg: powder molding.
Flocculants in water treatment.
Suspending agent, flocculant in oil fields.