Bermocoll EM 7000 FQ

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Cellulose ether

BERMOCOLL EM 7000 FQ is a non-ionic, water soluble cellulose ether. It improves the consistency, the stability, and the water retention of water based products.

  • Product name

    Bermocoll EM 7000 FQ
  • Brand

    BERMOCOLL
  • Chemical family

    Cellulose ether
  • Regional availability

    Global
  • Chemical name

    Methyl ethyl hydroxyethyl cellulose
  • Applications

    BERMOCOLL EM 7000 FQ is used in latex paints for thickening and stabilizing effects. Normal dosage in paints is 0.2 - 0.5 % calculated on the total paint weight.BERMOCOLL EM 7000 FQ is easily dispersed in cold water of pH7 or less. BERMOCOLL EM 7000 FQ can form lumps when added to an alkaline liquid. To avoid this, it should be added as a ready stock solution, as a slurry in slight acid water or in an organic solvent, or as a dry mix with other powder materials.

Market Segments

Paints

Functions

  • Stabilization,
  • Thickener,
  • Water retention,
  • Binder,
  • Dispersing Agent,
  • Rheology Modification

Applications

  • Paints and Coatings,
  • Building