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NORELAC – Aqueous Shellac Solution With Enteric Coating Function

June 2015

New to NOREVO’s portfolio of specialty ingredients – NORELAC – a ready-to-use, aqueous shellac solution ensuring the targeted release of the active substances in a.m. products.

NORELAC acts as an enteric coating solution for products in the following segments:

  • Micronutrition
  • Diet or nutrition supplements
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Cosmeceuticals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • OTC-healthcare
  • Phyto-medicinal products

The usual dosage forms of these products are soft gels, compound tablets, hard-shell capsules and pellets.

The key functionality of NORELAC types B20 and C40 is to help with swallowing of a.m. products and to ensure the targeted release of their active substances in the intestine by creating an enteric barrier coating against gastric acidity.

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