Hydroxy Propyl Methyl Cellulose (Hpmc) K4M
HPMC K4M, (Hydroxypropyl)methyl cellulose K4M
(Hydroxypropyl)methyl cellulose (HPMC), an inert viscoelastic polymer is used as an emulsifier, thickening and suspending agent similar to animal gelatin. HPMC is used in the development of controlled-delivery medicament.
Thickener for aqueous and non-aqueous systems, clear films with grease resistance, binders, lubricants, steric stabilizer and water retention aid.
Biochemicals and Reagents,Carbohydrates A to Z
~15000 mPa.s, 2 % in H2O(20 °C)
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US), type P1 (EN143) respirator filter
WGK Germany 1