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Avicel Cellulose CAS 9004-34-6

Molecular Formula: (C12H20O10)n

Formula Weight: 324.28

ZSpharmac: Avicel Cellulose Supplier

Product Name: Avicel Cellulose
CAS No: 9004-34-6
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Avicel Cellulose
Other Names:Microcrystalline Cellulose
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:White or Almost White Powder
EINECS No.:232-674-9
Storage:Room Temp
Provide:Avicel Cellulose MSDS;
Avicel Cellulose COA

What is Avicel Cellulose?

Avicel Cellulose (Microcrystallinecellulose, MCC) is the item of all-natural cellulose hydrolyzed to the limit degree of polymerization by acid, its color is white or nearly white, odor-free, unappetizing, particle dimension is usually concerning 2 ~ 80μm, with reduced density, high modulus, Renewable, degradable, and extensively sourced, it can be used as an enhancing agent for composite materials to enhance the residential properties of products.

Avicel Cellulose is usually lyophilized with a lower thickness as well as spray-dried with a higher thickness. Dampness content is about 5%. Microcrystalline cellulose is dispersible however insoluble in water, insoluble in thin down acid, natural solvent as well as additionally oil, puffy in water down alkali remedy and also partly soluble. Disperse microcrystalline cellulose powder in water to acquire a white transparent gel or paste, which is steady for years besides exceptionally thin down ones.

Avicel Cellulose Property

Melting point 76-78 °C(Solv: acetone (67-64-1); chloroform (67-66-3))
density 1.5 g/cm3 (20℃)
refractive index n20/D 1.504
Fp 164 °C
storage temp. room temp
solubility Practically insoluble in water, in acetone, in anhydrous ethanol, in toluene, in dilute acids and in a 50 g/L solution of sodium hydroxide
form powder
color White or almost white
PH5-7.5 (100g/l, H2O, 20℃)(slurry)
Water Solubility insoluble


Avicel Cellulose Uses

  1. Avicel Cellulose is suitable for textile, apparel, brewing, food, paper and various other sectors.
  2. Avicel Cellulose is utilized as a binder for straight compression, a disintegrant and also an artificial additive.
  3. Avicel Cellulose is used as an anti-caking representative. my country stipulates that it can be used for powder flavors, with an optimum dose of 50g/kg; it can likewise be utilized in gelato with a maximum dose of 40g. kg; it can likewise be made use of for cream and also non-dairy powder, with a maximum dose of 20.0 g/ kg.
  4. The hydroxyl teams in cellulose polymers go through esterification or etherification, and also lots of beneficial products can be derived. The practical cellulose esters are: cellulose nitrate, cellulose acetate, cellulose acetate butyrate and cellulose xanthate. Cellulose ethers consist of: methyl cellulose, carboxymethyl cellulose, ethyl cellulose, hydroxyethyl cellulose, cyanoethyl cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose as well as hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose. In addition, there are blended derivatives of ester ethers.
  5. Avicel Cellulose plays a variety of duties in aesthetic solutions, consisting of as a rough, absorbent, emulsion stabilizer, slide representative as well as tackifier. It is specified as the separated colloidal crystalline parts of cellulose fibers, which can be extracted or synthesized from plants.

How Avicel Cellulose is Made

Production method 1: Avicel Cellulose is the most abundant all-natural polymer compound worldwide. The raw products for producing originated from timber, cotton, cotton linter, wheat straw, straw, reed, hemp, mulberry bark, mulberry bark as well as bagasse. Because of the absence of forest sources in my nation, 70% of the raw products of Avicel Cellulose originate from non-timber sources. The average cellulose material of coniferous and also broad-leaved hardwood in my country pertains to 43-45%; the average cellulose internet material of yard stems involves 40%. The commercial manufacturing strategy of cellulose is to use sulfite solution or alkali solution to cook plant resources, primarily to remove lignin, which are called sulfite strategy as well as antacid approach particularly. The resulting products are called sulfite pulp and alkaline pulp. The recurring lignin wants that even more removed by whitening, and additionally the resulting blonde pulp can be made use of for papermaking. After even more removal of hemicellulose, it can be used as a basic material for Avicel Cellulose by-products.

Manufacturing technique 2: The fibrous plant product and also inorganic acid are pounded into pulp to make α-cellulose, and afterwards Avicel Cellulose is partly depolymerized by therapy, as well as after that the amorphous element is gotten rid of and detoxified.

Production technique 3: spread the selected business wood pulp board, as well as after that send it into a reaction pot that has actually added 1% to 10% of hydrochloric acid (the dose is 5% to 10%) for home heating as well as additionally hydrolysis, as well as the temperature degree is 90 to 100 ° C. The minute is 0.5-2h. After the reaction is finished, it is cooled down in addition to sent to the neutralization container, as well as is gotten used to nonpartisanship with fluid caustic soda.

Manufacturing method four: Avicel Cellulose made from wood pulp or cotton pulp. It is fine-tuned after lightening as well as mechanical diffusion.

Effects of Avicel Cellulose on the Human Body

About Products:
If you need Microcrystalline cellulose, a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced Microcrystalline cellulose manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Microcrystalline cellulose raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, and customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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