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Chitosan from shrimp shells

low-viscousity

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Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrates, Carbohydrates A to Z, Carbohydrates A-C, Polysaccharide More...
impurities   ≤1% insoluble matter
ign. residue   ≤2% (as SO4)
loss   ≤10% loss on drying
viscosity   <200 mPa.s, 1 % in acetic acid(20 °C)
storage temp.   room temp

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Biocompatible, antibacterial and environmentally friendly polyelectrolyte with a variety of applications including water treatment, chromatography, additives for cosmetics, textile treatment for antimicrobial activity, novel fibers for textiles, photographic papers, biodegradable films, biomedical devices, and microcapsule implants for controlled release in drug delivery.

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NONH for all modes of transport
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