Aqualon™ CMC 9H4F

Aqualon™ 9H4F cellulose gum is useful in suspending solids and modifying the flow and texture. It has a viscosity of 2,500-6,000 cps and a 0.9 degree of substitution.
Product Overview
INCI Cellulose Gum

Aqualon™ cellulose gum is an anionic water-soluble polymer that is widely used in dentifrices to thicken the paste, bind water for prevention of syneresis, and impart desirable flow properties to the formulation.
Product Specifications
Form: Powder
Average molecular weight: 700,000
Viscosity: 2,500 - 6,000 cps
Degree of substitution: 0.9
Spindle number: 4
Primary Chemistry: Carboxymethylcellulose
Features & Benefits
Thickener for aqueous systems
Thickener, binder, stabilizer, protective colloid, suspending agent and rheology or flow control agent
Provides shear-thinning rheology properties
Inhibits syneresis formation
Provides initial wet tack to denture adhesive
COSMOS validated
Minimum purity of 99.5%
Forms films resistant to oils, greases and organic solvents
Dissolves rapidly in cold or hot water
Suitable for use in wound care applications and devices
Physiologically inert
Is an anionic polyelectrolyte
Vegan suitable
Applications
Ideal for toothpaste, denture care, mouth moisturizers, ointments, creams, lotions, wound care