The prominence of EipponCell® HEMC LH 6150M hydroxyethyl methylcellulose, a distinguished cellulose ether, has been steadily growing within the construction sector in recent years. Its ascent is attributed to its exceptional performance in the realm of building materials, coupled with its remarkable efficiency through minimal usage.

HEMC emerges as a versatile asset, serving as a retarder, water retention enhancer, thickening agent, and binding force. Within the landscape of ordinary dry-mixed mortar, exterior wall insulation mortar, self-leveling compounds, tile adhesives, internal and external wall putties, and sealing agents, HEMC assumes a pivotal role. Its significance reverberates across multiple dimensions of the mortar system, impacting water retention, hydration levels, construction ease, cohesiveness, and retarding effects. The choice of hydroxyethyl methylcellulose variant is carefully tailored to the unique characteristics of each mortar system, thereby optimizing its influence.

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Specification of HEMC LH 6150M

Chemical name Hydroxyethyl Methyl Cellulose
Synonym Cellulose ether, 2-hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose, Cellulose, 2-hydroxyethyl methyl ether, Methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose, HEMC, MHEC
CAS number 9032-42-2
Brand EipponCell®
Product Grade HEMC LH 6150M
Solubility Water Soluble Cellulose ether
Physical form White to off-white cellulose powder
Moisture Max.6%
PH 4.0-8.0
Viscosity Brookfield 2% solution 55000-65000mPa.s
Viscosity NDJ 2% solution 120000-180000mPa.S
Ash content Max5.0%
Mesh size 99% pass 100mesh
HS code 39123900

Application of HEMC LH 6150M

EipponCell® HEMC LH 6150M hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose takes a significant place among the cellulose ether additives within the realm of dry powder mortar. This hydroxyethyl methylcellulose brings forth a plethora of functions when incorporated into mortar formulations. Its paramount role in cement mortar lies in water retention and thickening, vital aspects that shape its utility.

Beyond its fundamental roles, hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose's interaction with the cement matrix endows it with auxiliary capabilities. These encompass facilitating air entrainment, retarding setting times, and enhancing tensile bond strength, contributing to a comprehensive effect on mortar performance.

Water retention emerges as the cornerstone of HEMC's impact on mortar. This cellulose ether additive finds application across a spectrum of mortar products primarily due to its prowess in maintaining water content. The degree of water retention achieved by HEMC is intricately tied to factors such as viscosity, degree of substitution, and particle size, which collectively contribute to its effectiveness.

When wielded as a thickener, hydroxyethyl methyl cellulose's thickening prowess is intricately linked to parameters like degree of substitution, particle size, viscosity, and degree of modification. Broadly speaking, the higher the degree of substitution and viscosity of the cellulose ether, coupled with smaller particle sizes, the more pronounced the thickening effect becomes.

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