NISSO HPC is the leading pharmaceutical tablet binder in Japan and used in over 3,000 marketed drugs worldwide. NISSO (Nippon Soda Co.,Ltd) has 50 years experience and technical expertise for manufacturing premium quality, silica-free HPC that meets the highest standards of the pharmaceutical market. NISSO HPC is available in a wide range of viscosities and particle size grades to achieve the most desirable excipient functionality for your application:

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Hydroxypropyl Cellulose (HPC)

Hydroxypropyl Cellulose (HPC) is a water soluble, non-ionic derivative of cellulose, an abundant and natural polysaccharide found in all plants. Celny™ brand is a high-quality grade of HPC for food and nutraceutical use, manufactured in Japan by Nippon Soda Co, Ltd. (Nisso). Celny is available in a wide range of viscosities and particle sizes to suit your application needs. It is food use approved globally, non-GMO, non-dairy, gluten and common allergen free. Celny HPC applications include tablet binder, film coating, and sustained release polymer.

Our special low viscosity grades offer unique advantages for tablet formulations:

  • Excellent tablet hardness/friability with fast disintegration and active release times

  • Ease of use in direct compression, wet granulation and coating applications

  • Highest efficiency binder