Through our Akucell® anionic water-soluble polymers we provide unique solutions for the personal care, cosmetics and health care industry.

Akucell is one of the most comprehensive cellulose gum lines in the world and provides properties such as:

  • Thickening
  • Absorption
  • Gelling
  • Lubrication
  • Rheology
  • Film-forming
  • Moisture control
  • Adhesion

Our Akucell products are used in a variety of health care and personal care formulations such as:

  • Oral care: toothpaste, denture adhesives and mouth water
  • Wound care: plasters, wound gels
  • Skin care: makeup products, sunscreens, moisturizing serums, body lotions
  • Hair care: shampoos, gels, hair conditioners

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We have a strong RD&I organization with the capabilities and expertise to maximize the benefits of Akucell in your health care application.