Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC) is a derivative of Methyl cellulose. HPMC is a non-ionic cellulose ether made from natural renewable polymer, such as cotton or wood pulp. It is an odourless, tasteless and non-toxic white powder, which can be dissolved in cold water to form a transparent viscous solution.
Celotech is producing and providing different types of HPMC for different fields of applications, generally Celopro HPMC series are consists of 3 types of standard products & several types of modified product.
Standard Types:Celopro MK, Celopro MF, Celopro ME
Modified Types: Celopro MT, Celopro MX, Celopro DK, Celopro CX
Physical and Chemical Specification
|Residue on ignition:||≤1.5%||≤1%|
|Apparent viscosity(CPS)||5, 6, 15, 4, 4000, 50||4000, 15000, 100000, 150000|
Pharmaceutical Grade HPMC
|MK4000||3000 – 5000||Celopre® MK|
|MK15000||13,000 – 17,000|
|MK100000||80,000 – 120,000|
|MK15M||13,000 – 17,000|