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High performance, starch based excipients and encapsulants 

Superior solutions for the reliable delivery of active ingredients such as e.g. vitamins, carotenoids and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API's).  

Ingredion’s vegetable-based excipients and encapsulants provide pharmaceutical and nutraceutical companies with a reliable and consistent solution for faster, more efficient tableting and encapsulation operations including the stabilisation, protection and release of actives such as vitamins, carotenoids and other API's .

Our products are non-allergenic, non-animal and are derived from sustainable, renewable sources. They can be used in:

  • Direct compression and wet granulation tableting, for coatings, as fillers, binders and disintegrants
  • Filling of hard or soft capsules
  • Encapsulation of carotenoids, oil soluble vitamins and nutraceutical oils
  • Fortification options such as added fibre and gluten-free

Encapsulation of your pharmaceutical actives will deliver a range of benefits to your products and manufacturing operations:

  • Improved product quality
  • Improved shelf-life stability
  • Improved release characteristics
  • Unmatched ease of handling and dispersion in aqueous systems
  • Reduced loss during processing storage
  • Reduced cross-contamination resulting from lower dust formation
  • Reducing cost-in-use through high active loading and productivity improvements

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