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METHOCEL™ Water-Soluble Cellulose Ethers

Key Applications

Thickener, binder, film former and water retention agent for a broad range of industrial applications

Product Description

METHOCEL™ cellulose ethers are water-soluble polymers derived from cellulose.  METHOCEL is used as rheology modifiers, binders, film formers for a variety of industrial applications including adhesives and sealants, coatings, ceramics, gelled fuels, inks, paint stripper, polymerization aid and paper.

Grades

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240Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 40,000 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
240SHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 40,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
311 PowderHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with the highest substitution. Yields viscosity of 7,500 cP at very low addition levels. SDSTDS*
856NHighly substituted Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener. Yields viscosity of 75,000 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
A15CFood grade Methylcellulose thickener Yields viscosity of 1,500 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
A15LVMethylcellulose thickener Yields viscosity of 15 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
A4CFood grade Methylcellulose thickener Yields viscosity of 400 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
A4C PremiumPharmaceutical grade Methylcellulose thickener Yields viscosity of 400 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
A4MFood grade Methylcellulose thickener Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
CERAVANCE™ 6350

Methyl Hydroxyethyl Cellulose thickener designed for ceramic extrusion. Yields viscosity of 32,000 mPas at low addition levels.

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CERAVANCE™ 6800

Methyl Hydroxyethyl Cellulose thickener designed for ceramic extrusion. Yields viscosity of 9,000 mPas at low addition levels.

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E5 Premium LVPharmaceutical grade, highly substituted Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener. Yields viscosity of 5 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
F4MHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with medium substitution. Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
F4M Food GradeFood grade Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with medium substitution. Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels. SDS*TDS*
F4M PRGPaint remover grade of Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with medium substitution. Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
F50Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with medium substitution. Yields viscosity of 50 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
F50 Food GradeFood grade Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with medium substitution. Yields viscosity of 50 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
J12MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with very high substitution. Yields viscosity of 12,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
J20MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with very high substitution. Yields viscosity of 20,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
J5MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with very high substitution. Yields viscosity of 5,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
J75MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with very high substitution. Yields viscosity of 75,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
J75MSNHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with very high substitution. Yields viscosity of 75,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
K100LVHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 100 cP at low addition levels. SDSTDS*
K15MHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 15,000 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
K15MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 15,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*
K4MHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels.SDSTDS*
K4MSHydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) thickener with low substitution. Yields viscosity of 4,000 cP at low addition levels. Surface treated to enhance gloss.SDSTDS*