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Methyl cellulose, 250 g

Methyl cellulose, 250 g

Synonyms Cellulose methyl ether; Methocel MC; Cellothyl; Syncelose; Bagolax; Celevac; Cellucon; Cologel; Cellumeth; Hydrolose; Nicel; Tylose;Methocel A®; Methylcellulose A;Methyl cellulose ether

CAS Number: 9004-67-5

MDL Number: MFCD00081763

Packaging size: 250 g

SKU 0215549283
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Description

Product Description

Methyl cellulose 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.

Application Notes

Methyl cellulose is used as a substitute for water-soluble gums,to render paper greaseproof 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.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Binder and stabilizer in foods

Specifications
SKU 0215549283
Alternate Names Cellulose methyl ether; Methocel MC; Cellothyl; Syncelose; Bagolax; Celevac; Cellucon; Cologel; Cellumeth; Hydrolose; Nicel; Tylose;Methocel A®; Methylcellulose A;Methyl cellulose ether
Application Notes Methyl cellulose is used as a substitute for water-soluble gums,to render paper greaseproof 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.
Base Catalog Number 15549283
CAS # 9004-67-5
Pack Size 250 g
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
Preparation Method Prepared from wood pulp by treatment with alkali and methylation of the alkali cellulose with methyl chloride.
RTECS Number FJ5959000
Solubility Soluble in cold water. Insoluble in hot water.
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.