What is Microcrystalline Cellulose?
Microcrystalline Cellulose is Approved within the European Union as a thickener, stabilizer or emulsifiers microcrystalline cellulose was granted the E number E460(ii) with basic cellulose given the number E460(i).
It has a long history in the pharmaceutical, vitamin and supplement industry commonly as an excipient in the tablet making process and in many ways it is the perfect excipient. A naturally occurring polymer, it is composed of glucose units connected by a 1-4 beta glycosidic bond, essentially cellulose which has been purified and partly depolymerised by treating alpha-cellulose, obtained as a wood pulp.
You can buy microcrystalline cellulose in a fine white powder, it has brilliant compressibility properties, it is free-flowing, doesn’t degrade during digestion and no appreciable absorption.
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