Carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) or cellulose gum is a cellulose derivative with carboxymethyl groups (-CH2-COOH) bound to some of the hydroxyl groups of the glucopyranose monomers that make up the cellulose backbone. It is often used as its sodium salt, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose
Ecokem has a strong supply of High Viscosity & High Purity CMC grade (98.5%+) for the applications of Distemper, primer, Acrylic wall putty, Food, Paper chemicals. CMC used as Thickener, Binder, Film Former and Suspending Agent. Improves Brushing Performance of Paints and Restrict Crystalline Growth of Fillers. CMC Sodium Carboxymethyi cellulose is used in Water-Soluble Paints, Plastic Emulsion Paints and in Dry Oil Bound Distemper.