WALOCEL™ CRT 40000 PA is high viscosity thickener. Walocel is used as binder, thickener, gelling agent, stabilizer, emulsifier, crystallization inhibitor, protective colloid, film former, plasticizer and provide green strength. This Powder grade can be blended with other dry ingredients prior to addition to water.
Water soluble at any temperature
High surface tension, less foam formation
Excellent viscosifier; reversible viscosity decrease upon heating
Stable in a wide pH-range (pH 3.5 – 12)
Compatible with nearly all other hydrocolloids
No odor and no taste
Forming fat, oil and organic solvent resistant films
Viscosity, Brookfield, LVT, SP.4, 30 RPM, 1% aqueous solution (dry basis), 25°C: 4,000 - 5,000 cP
Substitution, degree of 0.82 — 0.95
pH Value, 1% aqueous solution: 6.5 — 8.5
Total salt content, dry basis 0.50 Max
Functions: Binders; Binders; Rheology Modifiers; Rheology Modifiers; Solvents; Solvents
WALOCEL™ cellulose ethers are water-soluble polymers derived from cellulose. Walocel is used as a thickener and binder for a variety of applications such as ceramics and adhesives. It has excellent film-forming and water-binding properties.