[Aqualon division of Hercules Inc] A registered trademark for a series of hydroxyethyl cellulose compounds. Natrosol® polymers are nonionic, water soluble, ethers of cellulose. The thermoplastic polymers are used as thickeners in adhesives and binders in sealants.
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Soluble in water. Insoluble in many organic solvents.
pH = 7
° Aqualon: Natrosol Data Sheet° R.Feller, M.Wilt, Evaluation of Cellulose Ethers for Conservation, in Research in Conservation Series, Getty Conservation Institute, 1990.