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MEDICATED CREAMS Imerys kaolin and talc - inert carriers for medicated creams

Kaolin

Kaolin is a soft, inert natural mineral, a self preservative mineral that absorbs moisture into itself, kaolin draws excess water that is active in a formula making it great for where water and oil absorption, anticaking performance and gentle exfoliation is needed in applications such as medicated powders, acne and poison ivy creams.


Benefits:

  • Mild cleansing effect
  • Odorless, excellent absorbency
  • Thickener
  • Opaque, white pigment - adheres to skin
  • Oil and water absorbent
  • Increased viscosity

Talc

Soft, inert Imerys talcs make excellent carriers in creams used to treat athlete’s foot to help soothe itchy skin, prevent chafing, etc.

 

We recommend:

  • Pharma Talc range  

 

Compliance

Pharma talc:

  • 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 facilitiesISO 22000:2005, , FSSC 22000:2005  FSSC 22000:2015 certified site
  • EINECS no. 238-877-9
  • CAS no. 14807-96-6

 

Imerys kaolin: 

  • Comply with US Pharmacopeia
  • Comply with EU Pharmacopeia
  • Comply with Japanese Pharmacopeia
  • Are manufactured, processed and packaged in compliance with  cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) at ISO certified facilities (ISO 9001:2015)
  • EINECS no 310-194-1
  • CAS no 1332-58-7

 

 

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

Please contact us, we will be only too happy to help

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