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Cellulose Gum CAS 9004-32-4

Molecular Formula: C6H7O2(OH)2CH2COONa

Formula Weight: 0

ZSpharmac: Cellulose Gum Supplement

Product Name: Cellulose Gum
CAS No: 9004-32-4
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Cellulose Gum
Other Names:Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:White to Light Yellow Low Viscosity
EINECS No.:618-378-6
Storage:Room Temp
Provide:Cellulose Gum MSDS;
Cellulose Gum COA

What is Cellulose Gum?

Cellulose Periodontal (sodiumcarboxymethylcellulose, CMC), is a carboxymethylated by-product of cellulose, additionally called cellulose periodontal, is an anionic cellulose ether, as well as is one of the most crucial ionic cellulose periodontal. It is normally an anionic polymer compound acquired by reacting natural cellulose with caustic alkali and also monochloroacetic acid. The molecular weight of the compound varies from a variety of thousand to one million.

Cellulose Periodontal is white or milky white fibrous powder or granules with a density of 0.5-0.7 g/cm3, basically odorless, unpleasant as well as hygroscopic. It is easy to distribute in water to create a clear colloidal alternative, and likewise is insoluble in natural solvents such as ethanol. The pH of the 1% liquid service is 6.5-8.5. When the pH is > 10 or <5, the thickness of the adhesive lowers considerably, as well as the performance is the very best at pH=7. It is thermally secure. The viscosity increases swiftly listed below 20 ℃, as well as modifications slowly at 45 ℃. Long-term heating over 80 ℃ can denature the colloid and also reduce the thickness and also performance dramatically. It is conveniently soluble in water, and the remedy is transparent; it is extremely steady in alkaline remedy, and also is quickly hydrolyzed in the visibility of acid. When the pH value is 2-3, it will certainly speed up, as well as it will certainly likewise respond with polyvalent steel salts. Strong Cellulose Gum is steady to light and also area temperature level, as well as can be stored for a very long time in a dry setting.

Cellulose Gum Property

Melting point 

274 °C (dec.)


1,6 g/cm3

storage temp. 

room temp


H2O: 20 mg/mL, soluble


4.30(at 25℃)


low viscosity


White to light yellow




pH (10g/l, 25℃) 6.0~8.0

PH Range

6.5 – 8.5

Water Solubility 



Cellulose Gum Uses

  1. Cellulose Periodontal functions as an emulsion stabilizer and thickener. my nation stipulates that it can be made use of for instant noodles, the maximum use is 5g/kg; the optimum use in beverages (excluding strong drinks) is 1.2 g/kg; in biscuits, puffed foods, popsicles, ice cream, cakes and jelly, use in small amounts according to manufacturing needs.
  2. Cellulose Gum tissue is widely utilized as thickener, putting on hold agent, binder, safety colloid, and so on in the pharmaceutical, day-to-day chemical as well as food sectors.
  3. Cellulose Gum is utilized in oil and gas boring mud stabilizers, fabric slurries, paper reinforcing agents, adhesives, etc.
  4. Cellulose Periodontal is made use of in co-washing, cigarettes, building and construction, and also household chemicals.
  5. Cellulose Gum tissue is used as a fluid loss control representative for water-based exploration fluids and has a certain thickness enhancing result.
  6. Cellulose Periodontal can be made use of as a strengthening representative in pulp, along with for surface area sizing, and as a viscosity modifier when finishing refined paper.
  7. The largest use Cellulose Gum tissue is to create soaps and also synthetic cleaning agents.In the food industry, it can be made use of as a thickener, Solution stabilizer as well as ice crystal inhibitor of gelato; utilized as thickener for sizing agent as well as printing as well as dyeing paste in fabric sector; in pharmaceutical sector, it can be made use of as emulsion stabilizer for injection, tablet binder as well as film-forming representative; It is utilized as a thickener in the production of cosmetics as well as porcelains. The toxicity test of CMC showed that dental as well as skin call had no physiological activity whatsoever, and no poisoning was discovered even at a dose of 10 g/kg by mouth in mice. The special boards of the Food and Farming Company of the United Nations as well as the Globe Wellness Company have additionally confirmed the safety of this product, and specified that the permitted daily consumption (ADI) of human beings is 0-30mg/ kg.

How to Use Cellulose Gum

Cellulose Gum is straight blended with water and also prepared right into a paste-like service for later use. When setting up CMC paste, very first include a specific amount of clean water right into the batching storage tank with a stirring tool, as well as when the stirring tool is switched on, slowly as well as equally spray CMC into the batching storage tank, and also keep mixing, to ensure that the CMC and also the The water is totally fused as well as the Cellulose Gum tissue can be fully melted.

When dissolving Cellulose Gum tissue, the reason that it need to be spread equally and constantly mixed is “to stop the issues of clumping, clumping and also decreasing the quantity of dissolved CMC when CMC satisfies water”, as well as to boost the dissolution rate of CMC. The mixing time is not consistent with the time for Cellulose Gum to dissolve entirely. They are two concepts. Generally talking, the mixing time is much shorter than the time needed for CMC to totally liquify. The time needed for both relies on the certain situation.

The basis for establishing the mixing time is: when the salt carboxymethyl cellulose is consistently distributed in the water as well as there is no apparent big agglomerate, the mixing can be stopped, and the CMC and also the water can penetrate as well as connect with each other in a standing state. fusion.

Basis for determining the time needed for total dissolution of salt carboxymethyl cellulose:
( 1) CMC and water are completely bonded, and there is no solid-liquid separation in between both;
( 2) The blended paste remains in a consistent state, and also the surface area is smooth and also smooth;
( 3) The color of the mixed paste is close to anemic as well as transparent, and also there are no granular things in the paste. From the moment CMC is put into the batching tank and also mixed with water, the moment required for Cellulose Gum to liquify completely is between 10 and 20 hours.

Analysis of Cellulose Gum Content

The percentage of Cellulose Periodontal is determined by subtracting the following portions of sodium chloride and sodium glycolate from 100.
Sodium chloride material Accurately consider about 5g of the example, transfer it to a 250m1 beaker, include 50ml of water and also 5ml of 30% hydrogen peroxide, heat it on a steam bath for 20min, mix periodically until it is totally dissolved. Cool, make use of silver sulfate as well as mercury sulfate-potassium sulfate electrodes, and also keep mixing, include 100 ml of water and also 10 ml of nitric acid, and after that titrate with 0.05 mol/L silver nitrate to the possible end point. Calculate the portion of sodium chloride in the sample as complies with:
( 584.4 Vc)/( 100-6) ω where V and also c are the volume (m1) and also concentration (mol/L) of silver nitrate consumed, respectively; 6 is the determined loss on drying out; ω is the mass of the sample (g); 584.4 is the molecular weight of sodium chloride.
Salt glycolate material Precisely consider regarding 500mg of the sample, transfer it into a 100ml beaker, wet it with 5ml of antarctic acetic acid and after that 5ml of water, and then stir it with a glass pole till it comes to be a solution (generally it takes around 15min). With stirring, 50 ml of acetone was slowly included, after that 1 g of sodium chloride was included, and also the blend was stirred for numerous mins to precipitate all salt carboxymethylcellulose. Filter through a soft coarse-pored filter paper that has actually been moistened with a percentage of acetone, gather the filtrate in a 100ml volumetric flask, transfer the filter residue to the filter paper with an additional 30ml of acetone and rinse the filter residue, then water down with acetone, and mix well after continuous volume.
Prepare the conventional solution as follows: Properly weigh 100 mg of glycolic acid over night in a desiccator at space temperature, transfer it to a 100-ml volumetric flask, dissolve it in water, make up to quantity and also blend well. The remedy should be utilized within 1 month. Transfer the solution 1.0., 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0 ml right into four 100ml volumetric flasks, respectively, include water to concerning 5ml, then include 5ml of glacial acetic acid, weaken with acetone as well as make up to volume.
Take 2.0 ml of the abovementioned example option and 2.0 ml of each common solution, specifically, transfer them right into five 25ml volumetric flasks, and prepare an empty container containing 2.0 ml of acetone remedy with 5% antarctic acetic acid and water. Each volumetric flask was left uncovered on a boiling water bathroom for 20 min to get rid of acetone, removed, and also cooled down. Include 5.0 ml of 2,7-dihydroxynaphthalene examination option (TS-85) to each container, include 15ml after vigorous mixing, and after that blend intensely. Take a little piece of light weight aluminum foil cover. Place the volumetric flask up and down in a boiling water bathroom for 20min, after that take it out, cool it, make up to quantity with sulfuric acid and also mix well.
Utilize a suitable spectrophotometer, take the empty fluid as a comparison, gauge the absorbance of each fluid at 540nm, draw a typical curve according to the absorbance of the common solution, and after that compute the top quality of glycolic acid in the sample according to the typical contour and also the absorbance of the example (mg), and after that discover the

About Products:
If you need Cellulose Gum, 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 Cellulose Gum manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Cellulose Gum 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.


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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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