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Powdered Cellulose Arbocel«



Powdered Cellulose, Ph.Eur., NF, JP
CAS ╣: 9004-34-6
Manufacturer JRS PHARMA GmbH & Co. KG

Powdered cellulose is used as an economic and inert diluent in tabletting and capsule filling. Especially in wet granulation it works synergistically with other excipients such as starch or lactose. Combined with these, ARBOCEL® improves tablet hardness and disintegration time.


 Grade Average Particle
Size by laser
diffraction
(µm)
 Bulk
Density
(g/cm3)
 Main Application
ARBOCEL®M80 60  0.20 - 0.24 Fine, fibrous grade of powdered cellulose, suitable for wet granulation.
 ARBOCEL®P290 80 0.27 - 0.33 Fine grade with increased density and improved flow. Suitable for wet granulation and direct compression.
ARBOCEL®A300     250 0.31 - 0.41 Coarse grade with excellent flow properties used in direct compression and for capsule fillings.