CELLOSIZE™ HEC, trusted, sustainable performance for more than 30 years
Around the world, there is a growing social conscience calling for product performance with no impact on the environment – but without compromise on performance. In haircare, sustainable rheology modifiers can help answer that call with outstanding performance for both hair and the planet.
CELLOSIZE™ HEC thickeners is a portfolio of biobased and biodegradable rheology modifiers that has been tried and tested in delighting consumers around the world for over 30 years.
Dow’s eco-friendly CELLOSIZE ™ HEC technology allows you to modify rheology and build pleasing textures in shampoos, conditioners, body washes, hair colorants, creams and lotions, skin cleansers and more.
CELLOSIZE™ HEC Thickeners
- Different viscosity levels (molecular weights)
- Broad viscosity ranges available for water-based personal care products.
- All grades compatible in a wider range of surfactants
- Tolerate well salt & electrolytes
- Improve emulsions stability and are high-quality.
- All personal care product grades meet the EFfCI GMP guidance requirements for cosmetic ingredients.
Discover why a growing number of eco-conscious formulators are opting for CELLOSIZE™ HEC thickeners, a portfolio of technology with a reliable place in the industry.
All manufactured personal care grade (PCG)
All manufactured in Europe for global sales
|Brookfield Viscosity Range||Origin of C - Source certification||Biobased Carbon weight (%)||Biodegradability profile||Suggestive clarity in water|
|CELLOSIZE HEC PCG-10, Europe||4400-6000 mPa-s a 1% (LV#4 / 30 rpm)||Cotton source - Partially non-GMO||60%||Inherent, Primary Biodegradability||Highest degree of solution clarity|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-100MH, Europe||4400-6000 mPa-s at 1% (LV#4 / 30 rpm)||Cotton source - Partially non-GMO||High degree of solution clarity|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-300, Europe||300-400 mPa-s at 2% (LV#2 / 60 rpm)||Wood - PECF certification|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-4400H, Europe||4800-6000 mPa-s at 2% (LV#4 / 60 rpm)||Wood - PECF certification|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-1500H, Europe||1100-1500 mPa-s at 1% (LV#3 / 30 rpm)||Wood - PECF certification|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-3000H, Europe||1500-2400 mPa-s at 1% (LV#3 / 30 rpm)||Wood - PECF certification|
|CELLOSIZE HEC QP-5200H, Europe||2400-3000 mPa-s at 1% (LV#3 / 30 rpm)||Wood - PECF certification|