HEC: Hydroxyethyl Cellulose

Hydroxyethyl Cellulose provides excellent functionality in many construction and coating applications. It can be used independently or in combination with Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose (HPMC).

Technical specification

Item Unit HE
Moisture content % Max. 6
pH value   4 - 8
Particle Size   98% through 60 mesh
Viscosity, Hoeppler, 2% solution (25˚C) mPa.s 300 - 150000

Packing: 25kg paper bags with PE inner, 600kg pallet, 12MT. in 20"FT FCL.

HEC grades

Grades Viscosity (Hoeppler), 2% solution, 25˚C
Headcel HE-300S 300
Headcel HE-6000S 6000
Headcel HE-6000SE 6000
Headcel HE-40000S 40000
Headcel HE-40000SE 40000
Headcel HE-60000S 60000
Headcel HE-60000SE 60000
Headcel HE-100000S 100000
Headcel HE-100000SE 100000
Headcel HE-150000S 150000
Headcel HE-150000SE 150000

*SE = Enzyme resistant