Methyl cellulose, MP Biomedicals™
Methyl cellulose , White Powder
Manufacturer: MP Biochemicals LLC 0215549690
- It is used as a substitute for water-soluble gums,to render paper grease proof in adhesives,as thickening agent in cosmetics,as protective colloid in emulsions,as binder and stabilizer in foods,as bulk producer in the formulation of dietetic foods,Pharmaceutic aid (suspending agent),Laxative.
- It is a chemical compound derived from cellulose. It is a hydrophilic white powder in pure form and dissolves in cold (but not in hot) water, forming a clear viscous solution or gel.
- It is used as a thickener and emulsifier in various food and cosmetic products. It is not digestible, not toxic, and not an allergen.
|Soluble in cold water. Insoluble in hot water.|
|Viscosity of 2% aqueous solution at 25°C: 4, 000cps|
Safety and Handling
RTECSNumber : FJ5959000
storageNote1 : Store at Room Temperature (15-30°C).
Recommended Storage : Room Temperature