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SPECTRABLEND™ II

Spectrablend™ II product’s unique formulation not only protects tablet cores, but also a brand’s image on the outside.

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DIFFERENTIATING FEATURES
  • Reduces processing time
  • Increases throughput
  • No dust, foam or pan scuff
  • Excellent rheological properties
  • Batch-to-batch consistency
  • Eliminates coating defects
  • High slip, visual appeal and shine
CUSTOMIZABLE FORMULATION

Any: Polymer, Plasticizer, Color & Flavor, Pearlescent

Our high-solids HPMC coating system can be applied in a single coat and has unique visual appeal that is completely customizable. Our Spectrablend™ II product is available in color and clear formulations.

BRAND IDENTIFICATION

Our high solids HPMC coating system is completely customizable for your application, providing unique color and visual appeal for:

  • Brand definition
  • Product identification
  • Trademark protection

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BRAND DIFFERENTIATION
  • Sharp logo definition
  • Reduced edge erosion
  • High-gloss finish
  • More uniform coating
  • Smoother finish
SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE
  • High solids of greater than 20%
  • Decreased surface tension
  • Batch-to-batch consistency
  • Excellent adhesive properties for difficult-to-coat cores
  • High tensile strength, eliminating tablet coating defects
  • High IID limits
  • Ready-for-use in 30 minutes
  • Applied in a broad range of conditions
  • Excellent coverage in a single coat due to the low surface tension of the suspension at ≤41dynes/cm
HIGH OUTPUT AND REDUCED COST
Our Spectrablend™ II product provides customers with high outputs, reduced manufacturing cost and consumer ease-of-use. The process is lean from solution preparation and coating application to packaging ease. In addition, the coating system creates a smoother surface for high slip, increasing swallow-ability for the consumer.

REGULATORY FRIENDLY
Our Spectrablend II product is a PEG-free HPMC alternative to traditional PVA coating systems that offers increased regulatory and customer acceptance worldwide. PEG-free eliminates degradation concerns, resulting in longer shelf and color life. The product also eliminates concerns regarding PVA compliance with FDA Inactive Ingredient Database (IID).