Films and Molded Products
From GOHSENX two kinds of film, water-soluble and hardly water-soluble, can be obtained. They are widely used for packaging not only textile products but also chemicals, foodstuffs, soaps, agricultural chemicals, and dyes, or as a release film for the molding of unsaturated polyesters.
GOHSENX is also used for molding various products, which require such characteristics intrinsic to PVA as high tensile strength, organic solvent resistance, and gas impermeability.
EG type GOHSENX is used as a chief raw material for cosmetic packs like face masks. GOHSENX is often added to into cosmetic soaps and cosmetic creams as a thickening agent.
GOHSENX has been used as an excipient for capsules and ointments.
Soil Conditioning and Erosion Prevention
GOHSENX can be used for the aggregation of field and horticultural soils, erosion prevention of sloping grounds, and growth promotion of lawn grass, runoff prevention, and soil stabilization.
Raw Material for Various Derivatives
GOHSENX is used as a raw material of acetal resins such as butyral resin, and photosensitive resins such as polyvinyl cinnamate or in graft polymerization. Please refer to the GOHSENX application catalogue compiled for each representative application for more specific details.