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Featured Excipient: Plasticizers

Author(s):  Allen Loyd V Jr

Issue:  Mar/Apr 2003 - Terrorism
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Abstract:  Plasticizers are chemicals that modify the physical properties of a basic polymer. This discussion focuses on plasticizers in current use, including Acetyltriethyl Citrate NF, Benzyl Benzoate USP, Castor Oil USP, Chlorobutanol NF, Diacetylated Monoglycerides NF, Dibutyl Sebacate NF, Diethyl Phthalate NF, Glycerin USP, mineral oil and lanolin alcohols, petrolatum and lanolin alcohols, Polyethylene Glycol NF, Propylene Glycol USP, Sorbitol USP, Triacetin USP, Tributyl Citrate NF and Triethyl Citrate NF.

Related Keywords: Acetyltributyl citrate, NF, as plasticizer, Acetyltriethyl citrate, NF, as plasticizer, Benzyl benzoate, USP, as plasticizer, Castor oil, USP, as plasticizer, Chlorobutanol, NF, as plasticizer, Diacetylated monoglycerides, NF, as plasticizer, Dibutyl sebacate, NF, as plasticizer, Diethyl phthalate, NF, as plasticizer, Glycerin, USP, as plasticizer, Mineral oil and lanolin alcohols, as plasticizer, Petrolatum and lanolin alcohols, as plasticizer, Plasticizers, physicochemical characteristics of, Polyethylene glycol, NF, as plasticizer, Polypropylene glycol, USP, as plasticizer, Sorbitol, USP, as plasticizer, Triacetin, USP, as plasticizer, Tributyl citrate, NF, as plasticizer, Triethyl citrate, NF, as plasticizer

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