Looking to optimize the rheological properties of your water-based coatings? Choosing the right hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC) then optimizing the dosage and incorporation method can be tricky.  We’re here to help!

Tylose HS grades from SE Tylose (division of Shin-Etsu), offers HEC products that exhibit complete solubility in water regardless of temperature. These nonionic cellulose ethers are available in the form of free-flowing powder or granules. Several Tylose HS grades are specifically designed to dissolve gradually, ensuring a smooth and lump-free solution in aqueous systems. Additionally, Azelis labs provide valuable assistance in determining the ideal formulation for your specific coatings, eliminating any guesswork involved.

Choose from these SE Tylose products for your specific applications

Getting your formula optimized – that’s where the Azelis lab comes in!

The selection of the appropriate Tylose HEC product and the precise formulation required are equally important to enhance your manufacturing process. The Azelis Americas CASE Application Labs are staffed with industry experienced chemists who have extensive experience with helping coating manufacturers problem solve, improve and optimize their formulations (see examples of lab successes below).  Discover the successful track record of our applications labs in assisting our customers with precise formulations and their performance needs. Ask your Azelis representative how they can help you too!

Have questions? We’re here to help!

Azelis Americas CASE has technical experts and formulating chemists creating new products in our world-class laboratories. We are ready to share our knowledge and experience with you!

Talk to your Sales Representative or one of our technical experts to get started on your next big project!