Sodium CMC For Toothpaste Industry


When used in toothpaste, Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose plays the part of adhesion and moulding. Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose stabilizes the quality of the toothpaste through good compatibleness and keeps the appearance of the toothpaste smooth. By adjusting formulation or controlling production process, Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose can satisfy various needs of the customers such as good thixotropy, adhesive consistency and stable quality.


Type/ Item Colour Active Matter Degree of Substritution P H of 1% Solution Viscosity in 1% Solution Moisture
MVP white 99% min 0.8 min 6 to 8 80-200 CPS 10% max
HVP white 99% min 0.8 min 6 to 8 80-200 CPS 10% max
DVPspl white 99% min 0.8 min 6 to 8 1200 - 2000 CPS 10% max


Although Sodium CMC is more resistant to microbiological attack than other water-soluble natural gums, its solution is not immune. When solution is stored, a preservative should be added to prevent viscosity degradation.

Packing Available

Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose is available in 25 kg kraft paper bags with inside L.D. liner.