Hydroxyethyl Cellulose (HEC)

With good water retention, thickening, suspension properties, MelaCollTM HEC offers functional properties and enhance product performancein emulsion-based building materials.



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25KG each,custom packing available


Around 7 Days

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T/T or L/C at sight

Product Details

MelaCollTM Hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC) is a nonionic, water-soluble polymer that consists of two components: cellulose and hydroxyethyl side chain. The manufacturing process is as follows: the purified cellulose is reacted with sodium hydroxide to form swollen alkaline cellulose, and then it is reacted with ethylene oxide to create a series of Hydroxyethyl cellulose ethers.

Our HEC products have many properties, such as water retention, thickening, suspension, anti-microbial erosion, high salt tolerance, and ion/PH insensitive. They have been applied in various industries, including paints and coatings, oil drilling, adhesives and sealants, ceramic, metal castings, personal care, pharmaceuticals, and paper industry.

Our MelaCollTM HEC products are available in a multiple grades to offer functional properties and enhance product performance in many industries.

Model Viscosity (Brookfield,2%.20℃) Recommend Application
HE20000B 1500-2500 Emulsion-based joint filler
HE30000B 2500-3500 Emulsion-based tile adhesive; Emulsion-based plaster


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