New - Calcium Citrate for chewable tablets
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Date of Article: 29/03/2016
Sebastien Deloffre (Jost EU Sales Manager comments -
This product has been developed in order to solve an issue in the development of a chewable tablet including Calcium Citrate.
Calcium Citrate Fine granular manufactured by Jost Chemical shows excellent tabletting properties but the mouthfeel is gritty which leads to a critical customer un-satisfaction. This new raw material combines a compactable base with an enhanced mouthfeel (non-gritty).
This new product designed for chewable tablet applications is based on the granulation of a micronized calcium citrate (Jost code 2231 already used in sachets for liquid applications because of its non-gritty property). The tabletting properties are obtained by the granulation process: addition of 18% maltodextrin and 2% saccharose.
Calcium Citrate Granulated 80% has a Calcium content +/- 16.4% and its average bulk density is of 0.46 to 0.54 grams/ml (loose).
Please contact Celtic Chemicals Ltd for specs / samples / prices.