SE Tylose

Shin-Etsu Tylose is one of the world's most important cellulose ether suppliers based in Wiesbaden, producing approximately 65,000 tons of cellulose ether annually

The renewable primary raw material cellulose from wood and cotton is converted into various water-soluble types of cellulose ether in ultra-modern plants. With manufacturing plants in Wiesbaden, Germany, in Plaquemine (Louisiana), USA, and in Naoetsu, Japan, Shin-Etsu Chemical Ltd. is one of the world's largest suppliers of methyl cellulose (MC) and hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC). At Shin-Etsu Tylose in Wiesbaden (Germany) approximately 500 employees are engaged in the research and
development, production, sales and administration.

Where can Shin-Etsu Tylose be used?
Under the registered trademark Tylose®
, these products are used in virtually all parts of daily life. The most common fields of application are the construction and the paint industry as well as polymerisation, ceramics and cosmetics.

Product trade names and descriptions

Tylose® MB grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, highly etherified methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose

Tylose® MH grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose with standard etherification

Tylose® MHF grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose with special etherification

Tylose® MHS grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, highly etherified methyl hydroxyethyl cellulose

Tylose® MO grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, methyl hydroxypropyl cellulose

Tylose® H grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, hydroxyethyl cellulose with standard etherification

Tylose® HS grades
Water soluble, non-ionic, hydroxyethyl cellulose with increased biostability

Hostapur® OSB
A powerful air entraining, wetting and plasticising agent for mineral based dry premixed plasters, renderings and trowelling compounds