Excipients for Drug Formulation

Topical Polymeric Films: Plasticizers

BASF offers a selection of plasticizers suitable for topical polymeric films

 In order for films to be able to flex, stretch and move with the skin after application, plasticization may be required. Our Kollisolv® GTA (triacetin), Kollisolv® PEG 300 or Kollisolv® PEG 400, Kollisolv® PG (propylene glycol) and Kollisolv® P124 (poloxamer 124) are all exceptional options for topical polymeric films.



  • Selection of polymers suitable as plasticizer for topical polymeric films
  • Extensive expertise and understanding of topical products
  • Meets the highest regulatory and quality requirements

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