Nisso earns Non-GMO Project Verification for CELNY™ and Nisso HPC – Hydroxypropyl Cellulose

Nippon Soda Co., Ltd. (Nisso) has announced that its hydroxypropyl cellulose (HPC) ingredients – CELNY™ and Nisso HPC – are officially Non-GMO Project Verified.

“We are very pleased to be involved with Non-GMO Project, the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to building and protecting a non-GMO food supply” said Wade Tanev, Technical Sales Director, Nisso America. “The Non-GMO Project Verified seal is the industry’s most trusted label, and we are excited to share the level of commitment to Non-GMO sourcing with our current and future customers.”

By gaining Non-GMO Project Verified status across its entire HPC portfolio, Nisso hopes to bring about more awareness to the capability of HPC as a highly efficient tablet binder, a cost effective sustained release matrix polymer, and a flexible and robust film coating material.  Supplement formulators easily achieve Verified status for their products when working with Verified ingredients.

CELNY and Nisso HPC are:

  • Based on natural tree cellulose, harvested through sustainable foresting
  • First tablet binders to become Non-GMO Project Verified
  • High quality with low lot-to-lot variability
  • Available in over 30 grades, with molecular weight and particle size optimized for specific applications

Nippon Soda Co., Ltd. (Nisso) is a research-focused manufacturer of hydroxypropyl cellulose (HPC). Based in Tokyo, Japan, Nippon Soda has a global network of subsidiaries and affiliates focused on bringing their unique solutions to customers all over the world. Nearly 50 years of experience in the excipient industry enables Nisso to serve its customers in the international nutraceutical and pharmaceutical markets with the highest level of technical expertise.

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