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K-CAPS® HPMC Capsules

K-CAPS® HPMC Capsules

These hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC) capsules can be used for a variety of applications. Produced with 100% plant-derived material, K-CAPS® is the ideal option for consumers with dietary restrictions prohibiting the consumption of animal byproducts and is suitable for a wide range of formulations, including those that are liquid, hygroscopic or otherwise sensitive to moisture.
K-CAPS® is the preferred brand of plant-based two-piece empty capsule shells among leading pharmaceutical and supplement makers in more than 60 countries. Optimized for seamless compatibility with automatic filling machines, K-CAPS® enables manufacturers to increase productivity while reducing operating costs. K-CAPS® vegetarian capsules are free of preservatives, allergens and starches and are NonGMO, Kosher and Halal certified, providing health-conscious consumers with a natural alternative to animal-derived capsules.
K-CAPS® contain low (4% to 10%) moisture content, disintegrate within 15-minutes.
  • INCI

  • Generic and alternative names

    hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC) capsules
  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    100% plant-derived material Wide dosage form compatibility Increased dissolution rates Unsurpassed filling machine performance Raw materials are FDA Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) Contains no preservatives Contains no allergens Contains no starches NonGMO
  • Function

  • Application

    A wide range of applications, including: herbs, hygroscopic or moisure sensitive formulations, liquids, gels, and pastes.
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