Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose

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INCI name

  • HYDROXYPROPYL METHYLCELLULOSE,

Alternative names

  • Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose,
  • methylhydroxypropylcellulosum,
  • cellulosum,
  • Cellulose 2-Hydroxypropyl Methylether,
  • E 464,
  • Hypromellose,
  • Methocel E,
  • Methylcellulose-Propylen-Glycolether,
  • Methylhydroxypropyl-Cellulose,
  • Mhpc,
  • Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose Stearoxy Ether,

Origin

  • vegetable (predominantly),

Definition

  • Cellulose, 2-hydroxypropyl methyl ether,
  • Food additive,

INCI function

  • binding,
  • emulsion stabilising,
  • film-forming,
  • antistatic,
  • Surfactant,
  • viscosity regulating,

Product category

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Characteristics

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CAS-No.

  • 9004-65-3,

EINECS/EILINCS-No.

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