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ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial


ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial is a solvent based cellulose thickener with a viscosity of 20 cP.


Product Overview

ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial is based on organosoluble ethylcellulose resin to provide a viscosity of 18 - 22.0 mPa.s at a moderate addition level. This product can be used in applications such as conductive inks, electronics, adhesives, and coatings.


ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial is utilized for its binding and rheology control properties when low viscosity is required:

  • Printing Inks: ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial is used in solvent-based inks for its improved binding and rheology control properties The product's organosolubility and high resistance makes it ideal for gravure, flexographic and screen printing ink applications.

  • Specialty Coatings: ETHOCEL™ Standard 20 Industrial provides waterproofing, toughness, flexibility, and high gloss in solvent-based specialty coatings such as paper, fluorescent lighting, roofing, enameling, lacquers, varnishes and marine coatings.

Features & Benefits

Premium purity
Soluble in many organic solvents
Improved binding properties
Superior viscosity control
Low toxicity, naturally derived
High compatibility with plasticizers and solvents
Forms clear and high resistance films

Product Specifications

Viscosity: 18.0 - 22.0 mPa.s
Ethoxyl content, assay: 48.0 - 49.5% wt
Loss on drying, moisture: 2.0% wt Max
Chloride (as NaCl): 0.15% Max

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