METHOCEL™

World Class Leading Brand of HPMC

METHOCEL™ cellulose ethers are water-soluble polymers derived from cellulose, which is a renewable raw material mainly from wood pulp and sourced primarily from suppliers with certified sustainable forestry practices.

The METHOCEL™ product family offers exceptional flexibility and a combination of properties typically not found in other water-soluble polymers. There are two polymer types – methylcellulose and hydroxypropyl methylcellulose –– available as various grades covering a wide range of viscosities and or substitution grades, powder properties and chemical design.

The products have been successfully used for over 70 years in a number of pharmaceutical applications including: controlled or modified release formulations, dry processes, granulation and binding, tablet coating, liquid solutions or suspensions and topical creams.

Applications for METHOCEL™ Polymers