New Coating Materials Based On Mixtures of Shellac and Pectin for Pharmaceutical Products

Abstract

Shellac is a natural polyester resin secreted by insects. Pectins are natural, non-toxic and water-soluble polysaccharides extracted from the peels of citrus fruits or the leftovers of apples. Both polymers are allowed for the use in the pharmaceutical industry and as a food additive. SSB Aquagold® is the aqueous solution of shellac and can be used for a… (More)

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@inproceedings{Vollrath2014NewCM, title={New Coating Materials Based On Mixtures of Shellac and Pectin for Pharmaceutical Products}, author={M. Kumpugdee - Vollrath and Mansoureh Tabatabaeifar and Mario Helmis}, year={2014} }