WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA is a water-soluble cellulosic polymer similar to WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 GA, except that it is supplied in a fine powder form. It offers a high viscosity of 60,000 cP and can be dry blended with solids.
WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA can be utilized in ceramics, coatings, cleaners, gel packs and paper applications. It is utilized when powder form and faster water dissolution are required.
Ceramics: WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA provides improved binding, thickening, stability, and gloss in a variety of ceramic applications such as tiles and glazes. It also improves plasticity and cracking resistance.
Gel Packs and Absorbents: WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA is used in ice and gel packs as a water-absorbent that gels easily and compatible with most hydrocolloids.
Paper: WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA 07 is used in some specialty paper applications to provide oil resistance when applied as a coating to food-contact packaging.
WALOCEL™ CRT 60000 PPA 07 is also used in cleaning solutions, drilling fluids, detergents, coatings and inks as a thickener and rheology control additive.
Features & Benefits
Fine powder form
No odor or taste anionic polymer
Exceptional binding properties
Superior rheology control
Excellent viscosity modifier
Wide range of PH stability (PH 3.5 - 12)
Advanced film formation properties
Approved food additives
An economical option for basic thickening
High surface tension, less foam formation
Compatible with most hydrocolloids
Forming fat, oil and organic solvent resistant films
Viscosity, Brookfield, LVT, SP.3, 30 RPM, 0.5% aqueous solution (dry basis), 25°C: 1,100 - 2,000 cP
Substitution, degree of 0.7 - 0.8
PH Value, 1% aqueous solution: 6.5 - 8.5
Total salt content, dry basis 0.50 Max