Hydroxypropyl Cellulose (HPC) is a water soluble, non-ionic derivative of cellulose, an abundant and natural polysaccharide found in all plants. Celny™ brand is a high quality grade of HPC for food and nutraceutical use, manufactured in Japan by Nippon Soda Co, Ltd. (Nisso). Celny is available in a wide range of viscosities and particle sizes to suit your application needs. It is food use approved globally, non-GMO, non-dairy, gluten and common allergen free. Celny HPC applications include tablet binder, film forming agent, and stabilizer.
Our special low viscosity grades offer unique advantages for tablet formulations:
Excellent tablet hardness/friability with fast disintegration and active release times
Ease of use in wet granulation and coating applications
Highest compressibility at low usage level in dry binding applications