cellulose xanthate

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Noun1.cellulose xanthate - a cellulose ester obtained by treating cellulose with caustic soda
viscose rayon, viscose - a rayon fabric made from viscose (cellulose xanthate) fibers
cellulose ester - any ester of cellulose with an acid
xanthate - a salt or ester of xanthic acid
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Cellulose xanthate has numerous applications in various industries, among which mention can be made of its application in floating metals in the extracted mineral rocks.
The alkali cellulose is next converted to cellulose xanthate crumb by reaction with carbon disulfide.