Nitrocellulose


Nitrocellulose is an excellent cellulose derivative and is also known as cellulose nitrate . WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose and WALSRODER™ NC-Chips are predominantly used as binders in printing inks and wood coatings, but also in a wide variety of other coatings applications. Dow offers various product forms and viscosities of nitrocellulose under the WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose brand.

Dow offers WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose and WALSRODER™ NC-Chips in a wide range of Nitrocellulose grades.

Free-flowing WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose damped with:

  • isopropanol
  • ethanol

WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose grades ranging from high to low viscosity damped with:

  • ethanol
  • isopropanol
  • water

Find out more about our WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose product offering in English or German.

WALSRODER™ NC-Chips with different grades of viscosity plasticised with phthalate-free plasticisers such as:

  • epoxidised soybean oil (ESO)
  • acetyltributyl citrate (ATBC)

Find out more about our WALSRODER™ NC-Chips product offering in English or German.

You will find detailed description of the applications, properties in solution, methods of analysis and the production of WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose and WALSRODER™ NC-Chips in our product brochure in English or German.

The safe handling of our products has the highest priority for Dow and has created a brochure for the Safe Storage and Handling of WALSRODER™ Nitrocellulose in English and German.

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