Cellulose Characterization

Cellulose

 

Microcrystalline cellulose

Hydroxyethyl cellulose

Hydroxymethyl cellulose

Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose

Hydroxypropyl cellulose

Methyl cellulose

Ethyl cellulose

Carboxymethyl cellulose

Hydroxyethylmethyl cellulose

Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose – acetate succinate

Hemicellulose
Aldehydes
Organíc acids
Furans
Peroxides
Lignin


Molecular weight distribution
Reducing power


Monomer ratio
Degree of substitution Substituent distribution

Glucose
Arabinose
Xylose
Mannose
Galactose
Rhamnose
Fructose