|Appearance:||White Or Yellowish Powder||Raw Material:||Refined Cotton|
|Function:||Thickener, Emulsifier, Film-former, Binder, Dispersing Agent||Aplication:||Screen Printing Ink, Magnetic Ink, Intaglio And Amine Printing Ink|
|CAS NO.:||9004 57 3|
Carboxymethyl Ethyl Cellulose,
Flavor Hydroxy Ethyl Cellulose,
Vitamin Coating Methyl Ethyl Cellulose
EC Ethyl Cellulose Powder used in food application as flavor fixative and vitamin coating
Name: Ethyl Cellulose
In the formula , n stands for degree of polymerization and R for –H or –C2H5 .
Ethyl Cellulose is a kind of white grains or powder, having no smell or tastes. Ethyl Celluloseis a naturally occurring polymer produced from wood pulp or cotton by treatment with alkali and then ethylation of the alkali cellulose with ethyl chloride. Ethyl Cellulose has good stability to light , heat , oxygen and wetness , and is stable to chemicals. It is resistant to alcali , dilute acid and salting liquid , soluble in some organic solvents , such as alcohol , ether, ketone , ester, aromatic hydrocarbon and halohydrocarbon , etc , and compatible to many celluloses , resin and nearly all plasticizers .
1. Appearance: White or even yellowing powder or grains , having no smell or taste .
2. Technical Index
|K type||N type||T type|
|Content of ethoxy, %||45 . 0~47 . 9||48 . 0~49 . 5||49 . 6 Min|
|Viscosity, mPas||Conform to the requirements of table 2|
|Ash , %||0 .4 Max|
|Moisture , %||3 . 0 Max|
3. Viscosity Specification
|Level||Specific range||Level||Specific range|
|6||5 0～8 0||70||62～74|
|10||8 . 1～12||90||80~90|
|55||51～60||300||250 Min .|
Ethyl Cellulose safety used as a food additive has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA), as well as other authorities. Ethyl Cellulose is used as a flavor fixative in encapsulation and as a vitamin coating.It is approved for and used in inks for marking fruits and vegetables, as a component of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty foods
It is packed in paper bags, fiberboard boxes or drums lined with PVC bags. Net weight per package: 20kg
【Instruction for storage】
Seal it and store in dry place .
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