Hydroxyethyl Cellulose (HEC) is a nonionic cellulose derivative that dissolves in both cold and hot water. It is used to produce solutions for a wide variety of viscosity. Such solutions have a typical non-Newtonian fluidity characteristic. This product has a unique water combination.
It has excellent functions of water-holding, film-forming, salt tolerance and thickening in different applications. It has excellent color compatibility and is used as an ideal additive for latex dye applications. HEC can also be used in other industrial applications such as oil drilling, dyeing and printing textile, detergents, textiles, binders, adhesives etc.