(Methylcellulose, Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, Hydroxyethylmethylcellulose)
METOLOSE® is a nonionic water-soluble polymer which is chemically treated and then produced from cellulose (Pulp), METOLOSE®, when dissolved in water, offers a variety of functions such as thickening, surface activity, protective colloid, water retention, shape retention etc. These functions are used in a Shin-Etsu Group wide variety of fields from civil engineering and construction to ceramics, chemical polymerization, paint etc.
In addition to METOLOSE®, a Shin-Etsu Group company, SE Tylose, produces Tylose® products.
Tylose® offers a wide range of construction grades to ensure that for every conceivable situation the right product is available.
For dry mortars, Tylose® offers modified and non-modified grades of both MHEC and MHPC.
Company:Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.
Department:Cellulose & Pharmaceutical Excipients Department Organic Chemicals Division