Appearance: white to pale yellow powder.
Solubility: slightly soluble to 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 thickening, dispersing, emulsifying, water retaining abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Use as thickening agent.
Emulsifying agent, anticaking agent in personal care products.
Use as adhesives. eg: powder molding.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.