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Luzenac Pharma

Luzenac Pharma Range

Imerys Luzenac Pharma talcs are suitable glidants and lubricants for compressed tablets and coated products and can also be used as carriers for medicated topical powders.

Luzenac Pharma
Luzenac Pharma is standard grind decontaminated talc recommended as a glidant and lubricant in pharmaceutical applications.

Luzenac Pharma M
Luzenac Pharma M is a micronized decontaminated talc.
Due to its fine particle size, it is recommended as a coating additive to improve the quality of the pharmaceutical coated tablets.

Sourced from Imerys’ proprietary mines in Europe dedicated to Food and Pharmaceutical products and processed at our facilities according to Good Manufacturing Practices, the Luzenac Pharma range exceeds industry standards in terms of purity.


Luzenac Pharma talcs:

  • Comply with US Pharmacopeia

  • Comply with EU Pharmacopeia 

  • Comply with Japanese Pharmacopeia

  • Are manufactured, processed and packaged in compliance with Joint IPEC and cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) at ISO certified facilities (ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2008, ISO 2200:2005

  • Halal, vegan & kosher certification

  • EINECS no. 238-877-9

  • CAS no. 14807-96-6

IPEC member



IPEC member, Imerys guarantees the safety, quality and consistency of its pharmaceutical grades which are all derived from controlled, proprietary sources, available for audit.

The Pharmaceuticals Regulatory Package and Kosher certificate are available from our download center.

We offer a full range of bespoke formulation and technical and process support services to help you match the right mineral grade to your application requirement.

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