Ashland Industries Europe GmbH

  • Aquarius™️ TF film coatings
  • Benecel™️ XR and XRF HPMC controlled release matrix formers
  • Viatel™️ bioresorbable polymers
About Ashland Industries Europe GmbH

Ashland offers the broadest selection of ingredients to compose effective pharmaceutical excipients. We are widening our portfolio of cellulose-based polymers (HPMC, HPC, CMC, HEC), growing our excipient portfolio for injectables/biologics, including the possibility for customization, and focusing on film coatings. Oral solid dosage and liquid dosage ingredients, controlled release functionality, coatings, disintegrants, binders, and now, injectables compose Ashland’s pharma portfolio, and it is the diamond at the center of Ashland.

Ashland Industries Europe GmbH Industry Content
  • CH
  • 2015
    On CPHI since
  • 1000 - 4999
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CPHI Frankfurt 2022

Messe Frankfurt, Germany
1-3 November 2022

Products from Ashland Industries Europe GmbH (19)

  • Klucel™ hydroxypropylcellulose

    Product Klucel™ hydroxypropylcellulose

    Klucel™ hydroxypropylcellulose (HPC) is a nonionic water-soluble cellulose ether with a remarkable combination of properties. It combines organic solvent solubility, thermoplasticity and surface activity with the aqueous thickening and stabilizing properties characteristic of other water-soluble cellulose pol...
  • Benecel™ methylcellulose and hypromellose

    Product Benecel™ methylcellulose and hypromellose

    Benecel™ products are high purity, water-souble, nonionic cellulose ethers.  Benecel™ hypromellose (hydroxypropyl-methylcellulose or HPMC) is a versatile excipient with a variety of applications.  HPMC is the most widely used polymer in hydrophilic matrix systems with widespread use in controlled-re...
  • Aquarius™ film coating systems

    Product Aquarius™ film coating systems

    Ashland's line of fully formulated, easily dispersed and ready-to-use Aquarius™ film coating systems have a range of functions to suit almost any core. With our wide selection of film coating choices, we can provide an optimal coating for your unique formulation. Aquarius™ Preferred film coating systems ...
  • Aqualon™ ethylcellulose

    Product Aqualon™ ethylcellulose

    Aqualon™ ethylcellulose (EC) is a cellulose ether distinguished by its versatility. Aqualon™ EC is soluble in a wide range of organic solvents and is typically used as a non-swellable, insoluble component in matrix or coating systems. Aqualon™ EC can be used to coat one or more active ingredients of a ta...
  • Aqualon™ CMC BET sodium carboxymethylcellulose

    Product Aqualon™ CMC BET sodium carboxymethylcellulose

    aqualon™ CMC BET sodium carboxymethylcellulose are viscosity modifiers for diluents and excellent suspending agents, easily dispersible in water, and compatible with most active ingredients.  To learn more visit
  • Blanose™ sodium carboxymethylcellulose

    Product Blanose™ sodium carboxymethylcellulose

    Blanose™ CMC are anionic, water-soluble cellulose ethers, produced by reacting alkalicellulose with monochloroacetic acid under controlled conditions. Blanose™ CMC is available in a variety of grades with different degrees of substitution,viscosity and particle size to meet specific formulation requirements a...
  • Cavamax* native cyclodextrins

    Product Cavamax* native cyclodextrins

    The molecular structure of cyclodextrins creates a bucket-like cavity that can complex with molecules or functional groups on molecules to improve solubility of poorly soluble compounds. The same mechanism makes these excipients capable of masking unpleasant taste/odor and stabilizing drugs that are prone to ...
  • Cavitron™ cyclodextrins (hydroxypropyl betacyclodextrin)

    Product Cavitron™ cyclodextrins (hydroxypropyl betacyclodextrin)

    cavitron™ cyclodextrins (hydroxypropyl betacyclodextrin) are the perfect substances for increasing solubility and enhancing bioavailability. They are manufactured to high purity standards for low bioburden and endotoxin.
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  • Ferronyl™ iron supplement

    Product Ferronyl™ iron supplement

    Ferronyl™ iron supplement isan ideal source of essentially pure iron with low toxicity,minimal metallic taste andexcellent bioavailability. Ferronyl™ iron supplement is elemental iron (Fe) with high (> 98%) iron content,manufactured by the chemical decomposition of iron pentacarbonyl. The resulting iron pa...
  • Natrosol™ hydroxyethylcellulose

    Product Natrosol™ hydroxyethylcellulose

    Natrosol™ 250 hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC) is a nonionic, water-soluble cellulose ether. Natrosol™ 250 HEC is easily dispersed in cold or hot water to give solutions of varying viscosities and desired properties, though it is insoluble in organic solvents. It is used in solutions and gels to control rheology, ...
  • Pharmasolve™ N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone

    Product Pharmasolve™ N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone

    Pharmasolve™ N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP) is a versatile solubilizer for one-component systems. It is a water-miscible polar aprotic solvent with high interfacial activity. Pharmasolve™ NMP is manufactured in a facility with ISO 9001:2015 and EXCiPACT GMP certifications. It is used as a drug solubilizer and p...
  • Plasdone™ povidone

    Product Plasdone™ povidone

    Plasdone™ povidones are a family of water-soluble polymers based on N-vinylpyrrolidone that combine a unique set of properties for application in a wide variety of dosage forms. Plasdone™ povidones are commonly used as binders for the development of tablet formulations, whether manufactured by wet granulation...

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