Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose Properties

Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose



Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose is a cellulose derivative obtained by chemically modificating the natural cellulose. It is one of the most important water soluble polymers. It is widely used in food-making, detergent, paper making, oil-drilling, textile, dyeing, ceramics, construction, paint, welding, battery, medicine, tobacco, toothpaste, cosmetics.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to off white powder
CAS Number 9004-32-4
Class NA
Density 1.6 g/cm3
InChI 1S/C6H12O6.C2H4O2.Na/c7-1-3(9)5(11)6(12)4(10)2-8;1-2(3)4;/h1,3-6,8-12H,2H2;1H3,(H,3,4);/q;;+1/p-1
Melting Point 274 °C
Molecular Formula [C6H7O2(OH)2CH2COONa]n
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number FJ5950000
Solubility Soluble
Synonyms CMC-Na;Carboxymethyl Cellulose Sodium;Cellulose Carboxymethyl Ether Sodium Salt uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X