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thickening agent

Any substance added to a liquid to increase its viscosity without substantially altering its other properties (e.g., taste, clarity) or its responses to chemical (e.g., altered pH) or physical conditions (e.g., low temperatures).
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Viscosity, Suspension and Flow Control Agents, Preservatives, Rheology Modifiers, Thickening Agents, UV Absorbers
Additives Offered: algicides, anti-blocking agents, anti-flooding agents, anti-foaming agents, anti-marring agents, antioxidants, biocides, catalysts, dispersing agents, flame retardants, flow control agents, light stabilizers, slip aids, stabilizers, surfactants, suspension agents, thickening agents, UV absorbers, water treatment chemicals, waxes
Novegum[TM] Hydrocolloids: Natural thickening agents designed to work in synergy with other hydrocolloids, such as carrageenan or xanthan gum, to enhance the performance of air freshener gel formulations.
This approach has led to the creation of new emulsifying and thickening agents, which could yield new food ingredients that might partially replace products like gum arabic or gelatin.
Amine Neutralizers, Anti-Blocking Agents, Anti-Fomaing Agents, Anti-Rust Agents, Dispersing Agents & Surfactants, Free Thaw Stabilizers, Rheology Modifiers, Thickening Agents
Additives Offered: flow control agents, light stabilizers, plasticizers, stabilizers, thickening agents, UV absorbers, waxes
Functions and properties: Hydrocolloids dispersion and hydration; Thickening agents versus gelling agents;
It is a non-ionic polymer requiring no neutralization and is compatible with a wide range of thickening agents, polymers and quaternary compounds.
These compositions are useful as thickening agents, suspending agents, waterproof coating materials, adhesives, fat substitutes and seed coatings.
Today, PPG s silica products business is a global leader in the manufacture of precipitated silica for use as reinforcing fillers in tire, industrial, footwear, and silicone rubber applications; as microporous fillers in battery separator applications; as flatting and thickening agents in coating, adhesive, and sealant applications; and as anti-caking, free-flow, and carrier agents in food, feed, and industrial applications.
Suspension Agents, Synthetic & Modified Oils, Terpenes, Texturizers, Thickening Agents, Tung Oil, Urethane & Polyurethane Resins, UV Absorbers, VOC-Exempt Solvents.
Additives Offered: algicides, anti-blocking agents, anti-flooding agents, anti-foaming agents, anti-marring agents, antioxidants, biocides, catalysts, dispersing agents, flame retardants, flow control agents, fungicides, light stabilizers, surfactants, thickening agents, UV absorbers, water treatment chemicals