Carboxymethyl cellulose is the Sodium salt of Carboxymethyl Cellulose,usually briefed as CMC. It is produced from cellulose, e.g. wood or cotton linters. The process of adding carboxymethyl cellulose group into the cellulose chain,which makes the cellulose soluble. It is non-toxic,environmental-friendly naturally derived hydrocolloids.
CMC is white or light yellowish odorless powder or granular.It is soluble in cold or hot water into clarified solution.CMC provides viscosity and rheology control in water based system,functions as thickener and binder in numbers of applications include food,pharm.toothpaste,paper making,textile,ceramic,oilfield,mining and batteries.
We have a wide range of CMC specifications available to meet specific application needs. Our CMC meets international food safety and quality regulations and rules.The food grade CMC meets EU Codex E-466,FCC and JECFA.The oilfield CMC meets API13A/ISO13500.
Standard CMC for each application:
Food Grade CMC Pharm.Grade CMC Toothpaste Grade CMC(CMC TP)
Paper-making CMC Paint and coating grade CMC Ceramic Grade CMC(CMC CR)
Textile Grade CMC Oilfield Grade CMC Mining Grade CMC
Battery grade CMC
Special grades of CMC：
Granular CMC for food or industrial application
Quick dispersible CMC for industrial application
Acid stable CMC
High purity High D.S.CMC
Detailed specification and technical information available upon request. Our technical team are ready to customize the product specially for customers’ demand.
Properties and Functionalities:
*Excellent rheology control
*high viscosity build up
*Outstanding and stable suspension
*High water binding
*Stable in various PH and temperature fluctuations
Pls refer to application page for detailed beneficial properties for each application or send us a request
CAS Number: 9004-32-4
Package:Packed in 25kg net multiply paper bags, shrinkwrapped on pallets as per customer request.
Shelf-life:eep sealed store in cool,dry and clean area, 24 months shelf life after production