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Kolliwax® HCO - Truly one of a kind!

Kolliwax® HCO is hydrogenated castor powder for pharmaceutical application used as consistency factor in topical formulations, as lipohphillic lubricant in tablets and capsules and as plasticizer in solid dispersions using spray drying, melt granulation or hot melt extrusion processes. Kolliwax® HCO is particularily suitable for formulation of sensitive APIs.

Kolliwax® HCO hydrogenated castor oil complies with IPEC GMP standards for critical pharmaceutical applications. It is used as a consistency factor in topical formulations, as alipophillic lubricant in tablets and capsules, and as a plasticizer in solid dispersions using spray drying, melt granulation or hot melt extrusion processes. It ensures risk reduction in pharmaceutical applications and meets all relevant regulatory needs. Kolliwax® HCO commercial packaging includes a transport friendly and secure box with primary electrostatically dissipative PE packaging material.

Why choose Kolliwax® HCO?

  • IPEC GMP compliant and Secure Lined Box Packaging
  • Unique particle size distribution
  • Is particularly suitable for the formulation of sensitive APIs
  • Compatible with several natural vegetable and animal waxes, as well as fatty alcohols to enhance viscosity of topical formulations
  • Suitable as a plasticizer for melt granulation, spray drying, hot melt extrusion
  • Compatible with several APIs, no metallic taste, effective lubricant

Applications of Kolliwax® HCO

Regulatory Status

Ph. Eur.: Castor Oil Hydrogenated, USP/NF: Hydrogenated Castor Oil, JP: Hydrogenated Oil

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