MHEC-Methhyl Hydroxyethyl Cellulose

Kimicell MHEC is water soluble Hydroxyethyl Methyl cellulose used as high efficient water retention agent, stabilizer, adhesives and film-forming agent in kinds of building materials.

Typical properties

Appearance

White to off-white powder

Particle size (100%)

0.13-0.16mm

Gelation temperature(℃)

60-90

Moisture (%)

≤5.0

PH value

5.0-8.0

Residue on ignition

≤1.0

Molar substituting on degree ( MS)

18-2.0

Popular types and viscosity

Product Types

Type Name

Viscosity (Brookfield, mPa.s, 2%)

Viscosity setting

Performace

Surface treated types

KEM 300

300-400

LV.30rpm sp2

Delayed-solution, longer open-time, and good water retention, universal types.

KEM 6000

4500-5500

RV.20rpm sp4

KEM 30000

15000-20000

RV.20rpm sp6

KEM 75000

35000-45000

RV.20rpm sp6

KEM 100000

45000-55000

RV.20rpm sp6

KEM 150000

60000-70000

RV.12rpm sp6

None-surface treated types

KEM 100000N

45000-55000

RV.20rpm sp6

Fast solution, good water retention, and better for dry-mix products.

KEM 150000N

60000-70000

RV.12rpm sp6

Modified types

KEM 40000M2

20000-25000

RV.20rpm sp5

Both adhesion and water retention improved, longer open time, and better thixotropic property.

KEM 150000M

60000-70000

RV.12rpm sp6

KEM 200000M2

70000-80000

RV.12rpm sp6

Application of MHEC

Types of Uses

Specific Applications

Properties Utilized

Coatings

latex paint
Texture paint

Thickening and protective colloid
Water-binding

Building materials

Emulsion Adhesive
Under-water concrete
External wall insulation mortar
Cement plaster mortar
Self-leveling
Dry-mix mortar/building mortar
Plasters
Fillers

Thickening
Forming and curing
Water-binding, adhesion
Delay open-time, good flowing
Thickening, Water-binding, Anti settlement
Water-binding, adhesion
Delay open-time, adhesion
Delay open-time

Adhesives

Wallpaper adhesives
latex adhesives
Plywood adhesives

Thickening and lubricity
Thickening and water-binding
Thickening and solids holdout

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