Hydroxyethyl Methyl Cellulose (HEMC)
* VamcellTM is our registered trademark of Cellulose ethers.Download Spec File
1.Construction and building materialTile adhesive, wall putty, plaster
2.Latex paint industry
Vamcell™ MHEC is one kind of white powder and is odorless and tasteless,produced by the alkalisation of the cellulose being carried out in the presence of liquid methyl chloride and the alkali cellulose being reacted with ethylene oxide.Similar to methyl cellulose while being added to hydroxy ethyl groups,HEMC is more resistant to saline,easily soluble in water and has higher gel temperature.
Act as thickening agent, binders, film formers and water retention agent, also suspension aids, surfactants, lubricants, protective colloids and emulsifiers.
Latex paint industry.
Construction and building material, tile adhesive, wall putty, plaster etc.
Petroleum drilling .
|Appearance||White or off-white powder|
|Gel temperature (°C)||60-90|
|Moisture (%)||5.0 Max|
|Ash (%)||0.5 Max|
|* Viscosity (cps)||4000,15000,20000,40000,60000,75000|
* Viscometer: Brookfield Rv, 2% Sol., 20°C.
Good water retention
Improved adhesion and sliding resistance
Prolonging open time
Good wetting ability
20kg or 25kg net paper bags with PE inner liner.
500kg jumbo bags with PE inner liner.or on clients’ requirement.
12MT/20’FCL without pallets.
10MT/20’FCL with pallet,500kgs per pallet.
Store under dry and clean conditions, away from heat and sunlight, packaged in sealed and original bags. It is classified as a non-hazardous goods.