Cellulose, 2-hydroxyethyl methyl ether
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent lubricating, water absorbing, film-forming, thickening, dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
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physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Thickening agent, emulsion stabilizers, stabilizers in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as thickening agent.
Use as sustained-release agent.
Use as binders. eg: paints, ceramics, concrete.