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Kolliphor® PS 80
Chemical Name: Polysorbate 80
Function: Gelling Agent, Surfactant, Skin Penetrant, Stabilizer, Emulsifier, Co-Emulsifier, Solubilizer, Surfactant (Nonionic), Plasticizer, Matrix Forming Agent
CAS Number: 9005-65-6
Dosage Form: Pellets, Dispersions, Creams, Capsules, Soft Gels, Tablets
Labeling Claims: Not Engineered With Nanomaterials, Melamine-free, Phthalates-free, Kosher, BSE-free, Latex-free, Halal, Contamination-free, Aflatoxin-free, Sustainable, TSE-free, Gluten-free, Non-GMO, Dioxin-free, Allergen-free
Certifications & Compliance: ISO 14001, United States Pharmacopeia (USP), European Pharmacopeia (Ph. Eur.), Japan Pharmacopeia (JP), REACH Exempt (Europe), ECOVADIS, EXCiPACT, International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) Compliant, Kosher, National Formulary (NF), RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil, cGMP, Halal, OHSAS
Kolliphor® PS 80 is an amber liquid with a faint characteristic odor. Kolliphor® PS 80 is used as a non-ionic surfactant and oil-in-water emulsifier, as plasticizer in a range of solid dispersions and oral dosage forms. It is a non-ionic, hydrophilic emulsifier with broad pH range applicability and good skin tolerance in topical formulations.
Function: Sustained Release Agent, Controlled Release Agent, Filler, Film Former, Solubilizer, Matrix Forming Agent, Viscosity Modifier
Dosage Form: Pellets, Dispersions, Capsules, Tablets, Granules
Labeling Claims: Not Engineered With Nanomaterials, Halal, Sustainable
Certifications & Compliance: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP), FSSC 22000, GMP, FDA Approved, US DMF, ISO 14001, ISO 9001, REACH Exempt (Europe), DMF Type IV, ECOVADIS, International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) Compliant, cGMP, Halal, OHSAS
Kollidon® SR is a mixture of 80% of polyvinyl acetate and 19% povidone (Kollidon® 30) in a physical mixture. Approximately 0.8% of sodium lauryl sulphate and about 0.2% of silica are used as stabilizers. It is supplied as slightly yellowish, free-flowing powder. Kollidon® SR Polymer is insoluble in water and very soluble in N-methylpyrrolidone.
Kollicoat® SR 30 D
Chemical Name: Polyvinyl Acetate
Function: Film Former, Binder, Matrix Forming Agent, Taste Masker, Sustained Release Agent, Controlled Release Agent
CAS Number: 9003-20-7
Dosage Form: Tablets, Spray, Suspension, Capsules, Pellets
Labeling Claims: Sustainable, Plasticizer-free
Kollicoat® SR 30 D is an aqueous dispersion with a solids content of 30%. The low viscosity product has a weak characteristic odour and a milky white or slightly yellowish appearance. The dispersion consists of about 27% polyvinyl acetate, 2.7% povidone and 0.3% sodium lauryl sulfate. Kollicoat® SR 30 D is miscible with water in any ratio while retaining its milky-white appearance. Mixing the product with ethanol or isopropyl alcohol in a 1:5 ratio produces a slightly turbid and somewhat viscous solution, a solution in acetone is more turbid. On addition of further organic solvents the polymer precipitates out but then dissolves when further solvent is added. It is insoluble in dilute alkaline or acidic solutions.
Chemical Name: Polyvinyl Alcohol-Polyethylene Glycol Copolymer
Function: Film Former, Binder, Matrix Forming Agent
CAS Number: 96734-39-3
Dosage Form: Suspension, Spray, Tablets
Labeling Claims: Not Engineered With Nanomaterials, Peroxide-free, Sustainable, Non-GMO, Halal
Certifications & Compliance: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP), FSSC 22000, FDA Approved, ISO 14001, United States Pharmacopeia (USP), cGMP, European Pharmacopeia (Ph. Eur.), Halal, REACH Exempt (Europe), OHSAS, ISO 9001, Japanese Pharmaceutical Excipients (JPE), International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) Compliant
Kollicoat® IR is a white to faintly yellow free-flowing powder. The polymer consists of 75% polyvinyl alcohol units and 25% polyethylene glycol units. The product also contains approx. 0.3% colloidal anhydrous silica to improve its flow properties. As a result of its structure, the polymer dissolves very readily in acidic, neutral and alkaline aqueous media.
BASF Formic Acid 85%
Ingredient Name: Formic Acid
Chemical Name: Formic acid
Function: Descalant, Deicing Agent, Dye, Neutralizing Agent, Intermediate, Solvent, Buffering Agent, Acidifier, Preservative, Neutralization Agent, Tanning Agent, Friction Reducer, Biodispersant, Biocide, Ensiling Agent
CAS Number: 64-18-6
Chemical Family: Organic Acids, Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives
Labeling Claims: GMO-free, Non-Carcinogenic, Low Carbon Footprint, Latex-free, Aflatoxin-free, Allergen-free, BSE-free, Non-Toxic, Nanomaterials-free, TSE-free, Animal Products-free, Soy-free, Food Contact Acceptable, Lactose-free, CMR Substances-free, Impurities-free, Biodegradable, Dairy-free, Gluten-free
BASF Formic Acid 85% is a highly versatile simple carboxylic acid used in a wide variety of applications. Formic Acid is miscible with water and other organic substances. It is inherently biodegradable and meets the sustainability requirements to be considered a low carbon footprint product.
Chemical Name: Pentane-1,5-diol
Function: Solvent, Plasticizer, Active Diluent, Intermediate, Rheology Modifier
CAS Number: 111-29-5
Chemical Family: Alcohols, Diols
Hydroxyl Value: 1.079 - 1.079 mg KOH/g
Labeling Claims: GMO-free, Halal, Food Contact Acceptable, Kosher, Lactose-free, Latex-free, Aflatoxin-free, Impurities-free, CMR Substances-free, Allergen-free, BSE-free, Non-Toxic, Nanomaterials-free, TSE-free, Gluten-free
BASF 1,5-Pentanediol (PDO) is a colorless liquid at room temperature (20°C). It is miscible in water and organic solvents. It is a bifunctional alcohol used in the synthesis of the following products: Resins, such as polyurethanes and polyesters Polyols, such as polyesters and polycarbonates Plasticizers Piperidine
BASF Propionic Acid Pure
Ingredient Name: Propionic Acid
Chemical Name: Propionic acid
Function: API Intermediate, Intermediate, Preservative
CAS Number: 79-09-4
Ingredient Origin: Synthetic, Non-Animal Origin
Labeling Claims: Halal, GMO-free, Latex-free, Aflatoxin-free, BSE-free, Nanomaterials-free, TSE-free, Gluten-free, Lactose-free, Allergen-free
BASF Propionic Acid Pure is used as a versatile preservative in food or feed industry. For bakery products it preserves as a proprionate.
Ibuprofen Racemic Lysinate
Chemical Name: Racemic Ibuprofen Lysinate
CAS Number: 57469-76-8
Certifications & Compliance: International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) Compliant, US DMF, FSSC 22000, OHSAS, ECOVADIS, ISO 9001, FDA Approved, ISO 22000, cGMP, European DMF, REACH Exempt (Europe), Active Substance Master File (ASMF)
Dosage Form: Tablets
Labeling Claims: Dioxin-free, Gluten-free, Contamination-free, Melamine-free, TSE-free, Not Engineered With Nanomaterials, BSE-free, Phthalates-free, Microplastics-free, Non-GMO, Sustainable, Additive-free, Aflatoxin-free, Chromate-free
Ibuprofen Racemic Lysinate is supplied as very fine crystalline powder with a high volume.
Kollisolv® PEG 600 LA
Chemical Name: Polyethylene Glycol
Function: API Intermediate, Cosolvent, Emollient, Solubilizer, Solvent, Plasticizer, Anti-Crystallizing Agent
CAS Number: 25322-68-3
Dosage Form: Capsules, Soft Gels
Labeling Claims: Not Engineered With Nanomaterials, Melamine-free, Low Aldehyde, Phthalates-free, Microplastics-free, Kosher, Additive-free, BSE-free, Latex-free, Halal, Contamination-free, Aflatoxin-free, Sustainable, TSE-free, Gluten-free, Non-GMO, Dioxin-free, Allergen-free
Certifications & Compliance: FDA Approved, United States Pharmacopeia (USP), European Pharmacopeia (Ph. Eur.), Japan Pharmacopeia (JP), ISO 9001, REACH Exempt (Europe), ECOVADIS, International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) Compliant, Kosher, cGMP, Halal, OHSAS
Kollisolv® PEG 600 LA is a colorless and tasteless liquid at room temperature. It is readily soluble in water, ethanol, acetone, glycols and chloroform and insoluble in ether, paraffin, oils and fats.
All Ibuprofen grades are supplied as white or almost white crystalline powder or colorless crystals with a characteristic odor.
Kollicoat® polymers can also be used for taste masking to improve patient compliance. While these excipients are predominantly used for oral applications, coating polymers can also be utilized for the development of topical films and transdermal patches as film and matrix formers, respectively. The Kollicoat® family of coating polymers consists of a broad range of chemistries to address various film coating challenges.
Kollicream® grades are either comprised of esters of fatty acids (3 C, CP 15, DO, IPM), or of natural (OA), as well as naturally derived (OD) long-chain alcohols. Except for CP 15, which is provided in the form of waxy pellets, all other members of the Kollicream® family, as well as Kollisolv® MCT 70, are transparent, colorless liquids at room tempreature. The raw material base is coconut oil, and/or palm kernel oil.
Kollidon® grades are processed via melt granulation, spray drying, and HME, these materials are suitable for a variety of formulations. Whether the target formulation is a tablet or transdermal patch, the Kollidon® family of multifunctional excipients is ready to resolve any formulation challenge. Kollidon® excipients come in various grades, giving you the flexibility to tailor your formulation based on your individual needs.
Kolliphor® grades are used in oral, topical, and parenteral dosage forms, these excipients simplify the formulation process by exerting their versatile functionalities. The Kolliphor® family of solubilizers, emulsifiers, co-emulsifiers, and surfactants are ideal for addressing solubilization challenges to inhibit crystallization and enhance drug bioavailability.
Kollisolv® composed of both hydrophilic and lipophilic excipients, the Kollisolv® portfolio of excipients is focused on addressing API solubility challenges. Available in liquids, semi-solids, and solids, these solubilizers and solvents are primarily used for oral and topical applications.
BASF offers the widest range of IPEC-GMP lipid-based excipients, suitable for topical and oral drug formulations. We are committed to providing high quality products supported by best-in-class Regulatory, Quality, and Technical teams. We value sustainability and are the first major supplier to offer 100% RSPO certified lipid-based excipients. The Kolliwax® product line is an extensive portfolio of structuring agents that provide formulation stability. These excipients can be used in the development of numerous oral and topical dosage forms.
Novata® is the best option for suppository masses or solid compositions, these materials can also be used to modify the emollient or sensory properties of topical semi-solid formulations. The Novata® family of hard fats are lipophilic excipients derived from sustainably sourced palm kernel oil.
Soluplus® Offers outstanding solubilization properties, this novel excipient is ideal for poorly soluble APIs. It is applicable for oral solid dosage forms, topical polymeric films, transdermal patches, and solutions.