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Methylcellulose Powder

Methylcellulose Powder

Price: $17.50

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Methylcellulose is great for making slime or goop and it's non-toxic.  Formulae and mixing instructions for three different viscosities—slime, goop and double thick goop—are included with each order.

To add color, we recommend using food coloring or other non-toxic pigments.

Want more information? Check out our Methylcellulose Troubleshooting page.

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1.Measure powdered methyl cellulose based on desired viscosity:

  • Thin viscosity “slime” 1 scoop = 45g powdered methyl cellulose
  • Medium viscosity “goop”  1.5 scoops = 68g powdered methyl cellulose
  • Heavy viscosity “double thick goop”  2 scoops = 90g powdered methyl cellulose

2. Divide methylcellulose powder into two equal parts and set aside.

3. Heat 3 quarts of water to near boiling and transfer into a 1 gallon container (or larger)

4. Add one-half of the methylcellulose powder to the water and stir vigorously until dissolved.

5. Add the other half of the methylcellulose powder and stir vigorously until dissolved.

6. Add 1 quart of room temperature or chilled water and stir well.




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