Hydroxyethyl Cellulose occurs as a white,
yellowish-white or grayish-white, odorless and tasteless, hygroscopic
powder. It is a non-ionic, water-soluble polymer.
Applications of HYDROXYETHYL CELLULOSE
Pharmaceuticals : In various formulations
a) Ophthalmics & Topicals - Thickening agent and lubricant
b) Tablets - Binder and film coating
Water based Paints : Rheology modifier and film forming agent
Adhesive and Construction Chemicals : Provides better strength to adhevise and increase density of cement based mortars, wall putty's and tile adhesives.