TT No. 660: High Grade Oil Palm-Based Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC) For Food Additives

Carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) is a versatile polymer derived from cellulose, most common natural polymer found in wood, cotton and agricultural waste. Cellulose extracted from oil palm empty fruit bunch (OPEFB) was converted into CMC of different grades for various applications.

Main Researcher: Nur Eliyanti Ali Othman