Cement based render(plaster/mortar) is the mixture of suitable sand, cement and water which is generally applied to masonry interiors and […]
Cement based render(plaster/mortar) is the mixture of suitable sand, cement and water which is generally applied to masonry interiors and exterior to smooth wall surface. HPMC plays a key role in cement based render(plaster/mortar) to achieve the excellent performance of water retention, open time, workability, crack resistance, sag resistance, etc.
|Chemical Name:||Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose/Methyl Hydroxypropyl Cellulose|
|Appearance:||White or off-white powder|
|Moisture content:||≤6 ％|
|Ash content:||≤5 ％|
|Methoxy content:||19-24 ％|
|Hydroxypropyl content:||4-12 ％|
|Particle size:||99% pass 80 mesh|
|Viscosity:||85,000-110,000 mPa.s (NDJ-1, 2% solution, 20℃)
45,000-60,000 mPa.s (Brookfield-RV, 2% solution, 20℃)
HPMC for Cement Render&Plaster features:
Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose(HPMC) is used in cement render and plaster as a thickening and water retention additive.
Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose(HPMC) enable temperature tolerance, improves fresh mortar density (air entrainment) and workability (rheology)
Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose(HPMC) promises high performance in stickiness and cement retardation at site
Packaging and storage
Standard packed in 25 KG per paper plastic composite bag
Big bags or other special packages are possible on request
Weight/20′ container: approx. 10 metric tons with pallets, approx. 14 metric tons without pallets
Weight/40′ container: approx. 24 metric tons with pallets, approx. 26 metric tons without pallets
Stored in its original packaging in a dry and place with temperature below 30℃.
It is recommended to use HPMC within 2 years.
The data presented above is in accordance with the present state of our knowledge, but doesn’t absolve the user from carefully checking it all immediately on receipt. We reserve the right to alter product constantly within the scope of technical progress or new developments. The recommendations made above should be checked by preliminary trials because of conditions during processing over which we have no control of, especially where other companies’ raw materials are also being used.