AMCOL the world class Magnesium Aluminium Silicate from M/s. Health & Beauty Solutions, Inc. a Group company of M/s. Minerals Technologies, USA.
Minerals Technologies, acquired AMCOL for $1.7 Billion in May 2014, is:
* A $2 Billion Minerals -Based Company with Global Reach
* World Leader in Precipitated Calcium Carbonate & Bentonite.
- * Minerals based company with broad market reach through 5 Segments
- -Speciality Minerals
- - Performance Materials
- - Construction Technologies
- - Energy Services
- - Refractories
* Rx Grade Quality.
AMCOL is a water-washed natural smectite clays have a long history of use as excipients in pharmaceutical formulations.
For More Information - https://www.mineralstech.com/
* In liquids, they are used as suspension and emulsion stabilizers.
* In ointments and suppositories they are used to control drug release.
* In solid dosage forms they are traditionally used as binders and dis-integrants for wet granulations. In micronized form, for direct compression tablets.
MAGNABRITE® Magnesium Aluminum Silicates are natural smectite clays. These products are used as emulsion stabilizers, suspending agents and viscosity modifiers. They are supplied as insoluble flakes or powders that form colloidal dispersions in water.