The inherent properties of our powder and granular carbons provide customers with superb performance for colour removal from a range of pharmaceutical products and raw materials including:

  • Active pharmaceutical ingredients (API)
  • Antibiotics
  • Pain killers
  • Pharmaceutical intermediates
  • Steroids
  • Vitamins – also for recovery in fermentation

Removal of Proteins and other Organic Impurities

A number of pharmaceutical products can become contaminated in production by proteins or other organic compounds. In order to ensure these products are suitable for use, different grades of activated carbon can be used. Chemviron has a range of high purity powder and granular carbons that are suitable for the purification of phamaceuticals including:

  • Amino Acids including: methionine, lysine, mono sodium glutamate (MSG), phenyl alanine, aspartic acid, glycine
  • Blood plasma
  • Contrast liquids
  • Enzymes
  • Folic acid
  • Intravenous solution