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Pharmaceutical Coatings

  1. Gernot Warnke

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.n19_n01

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Warnke, G. 2010. Pharmaceutical Coatings. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Ashland Aqualon Functional Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc., Düsseldorf, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Coating Substrates
3.Types of Film Coatings
3.1.Aesthetic Coatings
3.2.Functional Coatings
3.3.Coating Components
3.3.1.Polymers
3.3.2.Plasticizers
3.3.3.Fillers
3.3.4.Pigments
3.3.5.Solvents
3.3.6.Other Ingredients
4.Processes and Equipment
4.1.Wetting
4.2.Drying
4.3.Blending
5.Troubleshooting
6.Testing
6.1.Tests on the Coating Formulation
6.2.Tests on Cast Films
6.3.Tests on the Finished Product