carbomer

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car·bo·mer

(kar'bō-mer),
A polymer of acrylic acid cross-linked with a polyfunctional compound, hence, a poly (acrylic acid) or polyacrylate; a suspending agent for pharmaceuticals.

carbomer

An ocular lubricant polyacrylic acid used as eye drops in the treatment of dry eyes. Brand names are Geltears, Liposic and Viscotears.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Drop Brinzlamine 10 Mg Activate Inactivated Benzalkonium Chloride Ep 10 Mg, Mannitol Carbopol 974 P, Tyloxapol, Disodium Acetate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Hydroxide For Eye In 5 Ml Ph.
Alginic Acid Gels - The Effect of Alginate Chemical Compositionand Molecular Weight," CarboPol.
Superporous hydrogel composites (SPHCs) based on Ac-Di-Sol [24], carbopol [25] and o-carboxymethyl chitosan [26], as the second generation of SPHs, resulted in improvement of the properties of SPH.
SP, Brasil); Pemulen TR2[R] (BFGoodrich, Dinaco AS, SP, Brasil), polímero cruzado de Alquil Acrilato C10-30; Carbopol Ultrez 10[R] (Galena Química e Farmacêutica Ltda.
Carbopol Aqua SF-1 is another excellent suspending agent that is relatively insensitive to surfactants.
Though the Polycarbophil-based capsules broke down andbegan exiting the stomach in just 20 to 40 minutes, the Carbopol version in some cases remained for up to nine hours, Harris reports.
Its product portfolio includes additives for engine oils, automatic transmission fluids, hydraulic lubricants, industrial gear oils and greases; Carbopol acrylic thickener for personal care products; TempRite chlorinated polyvinyl chloride; Estane thermoplastic polyurethane; and specialty resins and additives for paints, coatings, and inks.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Carbopol Aqua.
Examples include new generation Carbopol thickeners for personal care, flame retardants for mattress covers, resins for inks and Estane TPU for paint-protection films and breathable fabrics.
When contacting the company ask them about Noveon's NF grade Carbopol line for controlled release nutritionals.
Its product portfolio includes additives for engine oils, automatic transmission fluids, hydraulic lubricants, industrial gear oils and greases; Carbopol acrylic thickener for personal care products; chlorinated polyvinyl chloride; thermoplastic polyurethane; and specialty resins and additives for paints, coatings, and inks.
PROCEDURE: Sprinkle Carbopol on the surface of the water.