Calcium carboxymethyl cellulose
Cellulose, carboxymethyl ether, calcium salt
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 4400mg/Kg; mouse oral LD50: 6800mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
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physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Film-forming agent, thickening agent, emulsion stabilizers in personal care products.
Use as adhesives.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent. Eg: food.
Excipients, disintegrating agents in medicine.