Broad Portfolio. Boundless Opportunities.


With speed, efficiency and transparency, our combined expertise and product portfolio reaches far and wide to deliver better outcomes for all.

Thanks to decades of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, Nutrition & Biosciences has a proven track record of working with customers around the globe to differentiate drug formulations and solve the toughest technical challenges. Our unique excipient portfolio delivers both functional benefits and efficiency and cost-saving opportunities. 

Our pharmaceutical excipients excel in a multitude of dosage forms and applications.

Ac-Di-Sol® aids in the disintegration and dissolution of pharmaceutical and dietary supplement tablets, capsules, and granules.

  • Ac-Di-Sol®

Faster disintegration, at lower use levels, with broader functionality and better purity
Diagram of AFFINISOL Polymers in Hot Melt Extrusion process.


Innovative solutions for solubility enhancement in spray drying and hot melt extrusion applications
Various color and shape drug tablets and capsules.

  • Alubra®

High performance lubricant that brings more to the tablet


Versatile ion exchange resins used as an API and as a formulation of excipients used in pharmaceutical dosage forms
Sustained release coatings provide uniform and sustained release of drugs.

  • Aquacoat®

The aqueous solution to barrier membrane coating

  • Alginates: Protanal®, Manucol®, Protacid® and More

Specific gelling, stabilizing and thickening properties for a broad range of pharmaceutical applications
Various pharmaceutical tablets and capsules

  • Avicel®

The premier microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) for tablet binders and suspension aids
Pharmaceutical tablets moving through machine.

  • Co-Processed Avicel®

Synergies to simplify pharmaceutical formulation challenges and reduce operational costs


Barrier membrane coatings and beyond
Red seaweed provides carrageenan for use in polysaccharide products.

  • Carrageenan: Gelcarin®, Viscarin® and More

A family of polysaccharide products that allow distinctive drug delivery solutions
Water soluble polymers for pharmaceutical applications.


Versatile, marketing-leading excipient for a nearly endless number of pharma applications
Polyethylene oxide solubility polymers available in a white to off-white color.


Highly swellable, water-soluble polyethylene oxide for truly distinctive drug delivery solutions

  • SeaGel®

Enables development of high-performing, plant-based soft capsules on existing equipment
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Versatile product for solid, semi-solid and liquid dosage forms
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  • GRINDSTED® Xanthan

Delivering efficient and robust formulations

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