Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: hamster oral LD50: > 16000mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: > 16000mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LD50: 7000mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 17000mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, emulsifying abilities. Viscosity higher than arabic gum. Can be used as the substitute for arabic gum.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Use as emulsifying agent, dispersing agent.
Use as film-forming agent.